Etymology
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cummerbund (n.)

"large, loose sash worn as a belt," 1610s, from Hindi kamarband "loin band," from Persian kamar "waist" + band "something that ties," from Avestan banda- "bond, fetter," from PIE root *bhendh- "to bind."

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Definitions of cummerbund

cummerbund (n.)
a broad pleated sash worn as formal dress with a tuxedo;
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