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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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A couple of years ago, I watched a battle recreation staged by a bunch of these Knotters (who looked to me like the paramilitary wing of the morris dancing movement).
A new slim-design double knotter system was created for the HDP Il and is equipped with eight double knotters to provide additional holding strength for the increased bale density.
de Gruijter JJ, Brus D J, Bierkens MFP, Knotters M (2006) 'Sampling for natural resource monitoring.
Established since 1952, Mesdan, based in Italy is a renowned manufacturer of Yarn Knotters and Splicers.
Innes who built a baler that automatically tied bales with A hinder twine using Appleby-type knotters from a John J Deere grain hinder.
Although other workers (Von Asmuth and Knotters 2004) have reported CV as a useful statistical parameter to characterise the temporal changes of a dynamic variable, we suggest that CV in conjunction with lower quartile and upper quartile is more useful than CV alone.
The College of Arms (whose members are, I presume, Sealed Knotters with O-Level English) will give him a thorough education in the sort of royal heraldic nonsense that he clearly lives for.
To ensure a tension-free knot, six high-strength knotters simultaneously swing up and back to ease the tension of the twine and ensure reliable pickup by the knotter bill hook.
de Gruijter J, Brus D, Bierkens M, Knotters M (2006) 'Sampling for natural resource monitoring.