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Synonyms for knot

tighten

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tie the knot

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Synonyms for knot

that which unites or binds

a number of individuals making up or considered a unit

something that is intricately and often bewilderingly complex

a part that protrudes or extends outward

an unevenness or elevation on a surface

a small raised area of skin resulting from a light blow or an insect sting, for example

to make fast or firmly fixed, as by means of a cord or rope

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a tight cluster of people or things

a hard cross-grained round piece of wood in a board where a branch emerged

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something twisted and tight and swollen

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a unit of length used in navigation

soft lump or unevenness in a yarn

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a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere

tie or fasten into a knot

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Ileo-ileal knot causing small bowel gangrene: an unusual presentation.
HOW to make easy friendship bracelets with simple knots: The simplest version of a knotted friendship bracelet features a diagonal stripe design.
There are two main theories about the origin of "knot." A commonly accepted explanation is that the bird is named after King Canute, or Cnut the Great, an ancient Norse king.
This completes the proof .This is a vital result that gives numerical relationshop among the vertices and edges of the planar graph corresponding to a reduced alternating achiral knot.Theorem 4.[10] Let K be a reduced alternating knot such that; i.
To save you from ruining an otherwise perfectly put-together ensemble, here are three classic knots and the occasions for which each is appropriate
(2013) reported evaluation results for a knot detection algorithm that is based on the method by Grundberg (1999).
DISCUSSION: Ileosigmoid knot, also known as Compound volvulus, is an unusual and rare cause of intestinal obstruction.
In 1867, Scottish physicist Lord Kelvin went a step further and suggested that vortex rings could tie in knots. His idea didn't get much traction at first, but throughout the 20th century mathematicians and physicists offered evidence that knotted vortex loops could emerge in and affect the flow of various fluids and plasmas.
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Laboratory testing under DuPont (maker of Stren), combined with endless hours of staff testing in the field, yielded confidence in the strength of the knot: Equivalent to the breaking strength of the line itself, when tying monofilament straight to a hook or lure eye.
The British law also stated that Princess Diana was no longer a member of the royal family, so she was no longer allowed to wear the Lovers' Knot tiara.
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Thus it is natural to ask if Dehn surgeries on a knot yielding 3-manifolds with non-left-orderable fundamental groups give L-spaces.
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