from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A knot formed by making a loop in a piece of cord and pulling the end through it.
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- noun A particular, very simple
knot, used e.g. to prevent the end of a rope from unraveling, and as part of other knots.
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- noun a simple small knot (often used as part of other knots)
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