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skirt

1. a frieze or circular flap, as round the base of a hovercraft
2. the flaps on a saddle that protect a rider's legs
3. NZ the lower part of a sheep's fleece

skirt

[skərt]
(aerospace engineering)
(building construction)

skirt, skirting

1. Same as baseboard.
2. An apron, 6.

skirt

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skirt
i. The lower portion of a parachute canopy.
ii. The extension of the lower portion of the cylinder of a reciprocating engine below the cylinder base flange into the crankcase. This reduces the overall diameter of the engine; aids lubrication of the cylinders; and permits a more uniform control of the used oil scraper ring, a larger crankcase diameter, and a good seal between the cylinder hold-down flange and the crankcase.
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Pencil skirts have always been a staple of the working woman's wardrobe, but New Look's range of midi skirts puts a hot new spin on this classic style.
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Denim button-through midi skirt, PS35, Marks & Spencer.
If you were a fan of summer's matching pieces, you'll love this midi skirt and boxy top.
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TOPSHOP DOROTHY PERKINS | Charlotte Pettican buying director: "The midi skirt is such a great length for creating a ladylike silhouette this season and the A line shape adds movement.
YOU can update your wardrobe with this Definitions Grid Midi Skirt, which looks a lot more expensive than the price tag of PS32 from Very.