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cuff

(kŭf),
Any structure with a gap that nearly encircles some extension or outgrowth, thus, anything shaped like a cuff.

cuff

(kuf) a small, bandlike structure encircling a part or object.
musculotendinous cuff  one formed by intermingled muscle and tendon fibers.
rotator cuff  a musculotendinous structure encircling and giving strength to the shoulder joint.

cuff

(kŭf)
n.
1. A bandlike structure encircling a part.
2. An inflatable band, usually wrapped around the upper arm, that is used along with a sphygmomanometer in measuring arterial blood pressure.

cuff

an inflatable elastic tube that is placed around a limb and inflated with air to restrict arterial circulation during blood pressure examination. See also cuffed endotracheal tube, Dacron cuff.

cuff

(kŭf)
Any structure with a gap that nearly encircles some extension or outgrowth, thus, anything shaped like a cuff.
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A simple pleated white shirt with French cuffs requiring simple gold cuff links.
The Riding Shirt is an updated version of a button down with feminine French cuffs, darts for shape and mock flap front pocket.
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For a more elegant way to keep an eye on the time, slip a pair of Paul Fredrick's new gold-plated Working Watches into your French cuffs.
Even in the office, there's a backlash to the casual Friday dress code, so expect to see men wearing dress shirts with French cuffs more often than last year.
Holiday ideas for men include silk neckwear in solids and interesting prints worn with fine cotton dress shirts with contrasting collars and French cuffs.
50 - A custom-made shirt of Egyptian cotton with French cuffs and perfectly cut sleeves, from Huntington Custom-by-Mail catalog; (800) 848-6203.