Part of speech:
A series of heirs or rightful successors of any kind
(Anatomy) A long ropelike structure, such as a nerve or tendon:
A series of closely linked or connected things:
A number of persons or things moving forward, as in a parade, in an orderly, formal way
A distortion of meaning:
A unit of verse ending in a visual or typographic break and generally characterized by its length and meter:
A group of persons living under a religious rule:
Such a cord, or a noose made of it, for hanging a person
A thin strip of flexible material used to encircle and bind one object or to hold a number of objects together:
(Geom.) A straight line segment joining any two points on an arc, curve, or circumference
(Uncountable) The application of these series of links.
A line of troops or military vehicles so positioned.
A narrow strip of ribbon or similar material, often worn as a headband.
The definition of a leash is a cord that holds an animal.
Any of a series of such horizontal lines in parallel, as of seats in a theater or airplane, corn in a field, etc.
(Usually in the plural, Australia, US) An item of footwear, usually of rubber, secured by two straps which join to pass between the big toe and its neighbour.
A line of gunpowder, etc. that serves as a fuse for an explosive charge
The very fiber or essential part of something; foundation; base
A single organism as distinguished from a species, community, or group.
An arrangement of numbers in a single vertical line.
A row, line, or series
A rank or class.
A complete body of prescribed studies constituting a curriculum:
(Math.) A sequence of numbers, each of which is obtained from its predecessor by the same rule
The migration of fish, especially in order to spawn.
A series of connected rooms used as a living unit.
A restricting or modifying element.
The act of making preparations for a possible or future event or situation:
A clause in a document imposing a qualification, condition, or restriction.
A condition or circumstance that must be met or complied with:
Public land set aside for some special use
The act of specifying; detailed mention or definition
The document or agreement, or a provision in a document or agreement, specifying something that is agreed to.
To machine a thread on (a screw, nut, or bolt).
(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
A limited train or bus.
stringed instruments that are played with a bow
A ropelike length of something:
A cord or ribbon run through a hem or casing and pulled to tighten or close an opening.
a tie consisting of a cord that goes through a seam around an opening
To bring about deliberately; provoke:
(Idiomatic) To keep somebody falsely believing that one has certain intentions.
To loosen; relax
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