Definitions

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  • adj. knotty; gnarled

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Knotty; gnarled.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Knotty; stubby.

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Examples

  • But if anybody, who has the necessary knowledge to understand, and therefore the necessary patience to tolerate, these knotty knarry envelopes, insertions, and excrescences, will for the moment pay no attention to them, but merely strip them off, he will find the carcass of a very tolerable novel left behind.

    The English Novel

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