Knot synonyms

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Something that connects, binds, or joins; bond; link
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A short jerking motion; a tug:
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To join together genes or gene fragments or insert them into a cell or other structure, such as a virus, by means of enzymes. In genetic engineering, scientists splice together genetic material to produce new genes or to alter a genetic structure. In messenger RNA, the introns are removed, and exons are spliced together to yield the final messenger RNA that is translated.
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(Surgery) A thread or wire used to tie up an artery, etc.
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The condition of being held under the guarantee of a customs bond:
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Any instrument consisting of an elastic rod, with ends connected by a string, employed for giving reciprocating motion to a drill, or for preparing and arranging hair, fur, etc., used by hatters.
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A confused, complicated, or tangled situation:
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Any large type of seaweed, especially a species of Laminaria.
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A knot in wood; a large or hard knot, or a protuberance with twisted grain, on a tree.
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One of the secondary branches of an antler.
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(Informal) A considerable number or amount; a lot:
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A contorting or being contorted, esp. of the face or body
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A single turn of a coiled figure
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A self-sustaining process with a lot of momentum involved, so it is difficult to accelerate or stop it at once.
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A distortion, as a twist or bend, in wood or in an object made of wood, caused by contraction in drying
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A twist or turn, as of a screw.
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Any spiral, as one lying in a single plane or, esp., one moving around a right circular cone or cylinder at a constant angle, as a screw or bolt thread does
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Something that perplexes:
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A spinning motion given to a ball when thrown or struck in a specific way.
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The definition of a twirl is something that is twisted or coiled.
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A round of parties, etc., one after another
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One of the circular ridges or convolutions of a fingerprint.
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A group or bunch of several discrete items that are close to each other.
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A collection of varying but related items.
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A gather in cloth
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To tie or secure, as with a rope or cord.
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Multiple related objects associated as a group.
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To involve in or as in a tangle; catch, as in a net, vine, etc., so that escape is difficult; ensnare
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To close or connect securely, as with a lock or other device:
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Hard, not easy, requiring much effort.
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Roughened, hardened, sinewy, etc., as hands that do rough work
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Full of knots.
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(--- Canadian) An aboriginal group officially recognized as an organized unit by the Canadian government.
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A flock
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The wood cut from such an outgrowth, often used decoratively as a veneer.
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A group associated for some purpose, as to form a commercial or industrial firm
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The definition of a complication is an undesired development that makes something harder or makes something worse.
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A usually unwanted or unnecessary accretion:
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A benign bony growth, often covered with cartilage, on the surface of a bone or tooth.
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The definition of a gang is a group of people who spend a lot of time together, often for negative purposes such as stealing or attacking others.
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A swelling or protuberance
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An intricate knot tied by King Gordius of Phrygia and cut by Alexander the Great with his sword after hearing an oracle promise that whoever could undo it would be the next ruler of Asia.
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(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
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Something intricate; involved matter, proceeding, etc.
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(Slang) (always with "the") prison
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A similar device which is turned to control operations of electronic or electrical equipment, as a radio or TV receiver
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One of a series of small ridges or grooves on the surface or edge of a metal object, such as a thumbscrew, to aid in gripping.
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(Anatomy) A small mass or lump of body tissue that either occurs naturally, as in the case of lymph nodes, or is a result of disease.
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A small, knoblike outgrowth found on the roots of many legumes, such as alfalfa, beans, and peas. Nodules grow after the roots have been infected with nitrogen-fixing bacteria of the genus Rhizobium.
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The definition of a projection is something that is shown on a screen at a distance, or something that sticks out, or a future estimate or prediction made from current information, or when you assume that someone has the same emotions or feelings that you do.
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The condition or fact of being protuberant
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The state of being swollen.
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A dense clump, especially of trees or bushes.
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Braid means to weave together three or more strips of something.
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To fill too full; occupy to excess, as by pressing or thronging
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(Internet) To supply (somebody) with a hyperlink; to direct by means of a link.
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Loop is defined as to form in a way that two sides fold on each other with an opening in the middle.
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To treat as a single unit; to group together.
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To fit closely together; interlock
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To exercise one's mind, as over the solution of a problem
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bow, loop
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bow, loop
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bow, loop
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A connected series of public conveyances, as a roadbed or railway track; and hence, an established arrangement for forwarding merchandise, etc.
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To undo or untangle a knot or knots in
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(Anatomy) A band of strong tissue that connects bones to other bones.
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The definition of a nexus is a link or connection between individuals or individual elements.
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(Arithmetic) A horizontal line over the top of some of the terms in an expression, indicating that that part of the calculation is to be done before other parts.
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(Nautical) A fitting placed across the head of the rudder with a line attached at each end by which a boat may be steered. In modern use it is primarily found in sailing canoes and kayaks.
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(Comput.) A group of two or more logically related elements, identified by a single name and usually stored in consecutive storage locations in main memory
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A group or collection of things of the same kind, such as a batch of letters or the next batch of business.
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A group of people or things regarded or functioning as a unit
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A group of objects held together by wrapping or tying.
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A number of persons, animals, or things gathered together; cluster
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An individual of a particular kind or type:
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The definition of a party is a gathering of people to have a good time or celebrate an occasion, or a group who do things together or a group of people who share the same political ideals.
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A group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used:
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A children's pastime in which a string looped over the fingers is transferred back and forth on the hands of the players so as to form different designs
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(Uncountable) A style of electronic music related to drum and bass.
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Something highly intricate or convoluted in character, composition, or construction:
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A graphic puzzle, the solution of which is an uninterrupted path through an intricate pattern of line segments from a starting point to a goal.
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The definition of a morass is a complex and confusing situation, or is an area of muddy, swampy ground.
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A flock of geese or similar birds in flight.
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Anything like a web, as in intricacy of pattern or interconnection of elements; network
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Something sticking out from a surface; a swelling, protuberant part; a bending outward, especially when caused by pressure.
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A part that juts
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(--- Econ.) A surplus, as of a commodity, relative to current demand
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A protruding part or thing
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The definition of a bump is a light jolt or a swollen, raised lump on the body.
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A speed hump.
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A protuberance or knob.
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To get possession of; acquire:
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To make fast or firmly fixed, as by means of a cord or rope
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That which unites or binds
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(Weaving) A drawloom.
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Curving outward, like the outer boundary of a circle or sphere.
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To raise:
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To make or become tight or tighter.
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A local name for various grey birds.
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Alternative spelling of greyback.
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A taxonomic species within the genus Calidris — the red knot.
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A slightly twisted roll of fiber, as of silk or cotton.
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A unit of length in the US Customary System, used in air and sea navigation and equal to 6,076 feet or 2,025 yards (1,852 meters).
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A relatively great distance:
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(Music) A syllable representing the third tone of the diatonic scale
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a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
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a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
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A unit of distance in air travel, equal to one international nautical mile (6,076.115 feet).
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To pull apart (especially cloth or a seam); unravel.
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A decorative knot in a string, ribbon, etc., usually with two loops and two ends: it is untied by pulling the ends
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A cluster or lump; an unshaped piece or mass.
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