from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A common double knot in which the loose ends are parallel to the standing parts, most often used to join the ends of two cords or lines.

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  • noun A common binding knot.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a double knot made of two half hitches and used to join the ends of two cords


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