Pronunciation: (kôr'sit), [key]
Sometimes, corsets. a close-fitting undergarment, stiffened with whalebone or similar material and often capable of being tightened by lacing, enclosing the trunk: worn, esp. by women, to shape and support the body; stays.
1. to dress or furnish with or as if with a corset.
2. to regulate strictly; constrict.
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