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engird

[en-gurd] /ɛnˈgɜrd/
verb (used with object), engirt or engirded, engirding.
1.
to encircle; encompass:
The equator engirds the earth.
Origin of engird
1560-1570
First recorded in 1560-70; en-1 + gird1
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