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“… it's a sheath with two rings one open …”

meanings of sheath


  1. The insulating outer cover of an electrical cable.
  2. One of the elytra of an insect.
  3. A condom.
  4. The foreskin of certain animals (for example, dogs and horses).
  5. The base of a leaf when sheathing or investing a branch or stem, as in grasses.
  6. Anything that has a similar shape to a scabbard that is used to hold an object that is longer than it is wide.
  7. A tight-fitting dress.
  8. A holster for a sword; a scabbard.


  1. Alternative spelling of sheathe.

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