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  • 1 twine round — (Slang) rant, talk constantly …

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  • 2 twine — twine1 [twaın] n [U] [: Old English; Origin: twin] strong string made by twisting together two or more threads or strings ▪ a bundle of papers tied up with twine twine 2 twine2 v [I and T] written to wind or twist around something else, or to… …

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  • 3 Twine — www.twine.com Kommerziell Ja Beschreibung Wissens Netzwerk Registrierung ja Eigentümer Radar Networks …

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  • 4 Twine — Twine, n. [AS. twin, properly, a twisted or double thread; akin to D. twijn, Icel. twinni; from twi . See {Twice}, and cf. {Twin}.] 1. A twist; a convolution. [1913 Webster] Typhon huge, ending in snaky twine. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. A strong… …

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  • 5 Twine reeler — Twine Twine, n. [AS. twin, properly, a twisted or double thread; akin to D. twijn, Icel. twinni; from twi . See {Twice}, and cf. {Twin}.] 1. A twist; a convolution. [1913 Webster] Typhon huge, ending in snaky twine. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. A… …

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  • 6 Twine — Twine, v. i. 1. To mutually twist together; to become mutually involved. [1913 Webster] 2. To wind; to bend; to make turns; to meander. [1913 Webster] As rivers, though they bend and twine, Still to the sea their course incline. Swift. [1913… …

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  • 7 twine — ► NOUN ▪ strong thread or string consisting of strands of hemp or cotton twisted together. ► VERB ▪ wind round something. ORIGIN Old English, «thread, linen», from a base meaning «two» (with reference to the number of strands) …

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  • 8 twine — v. 1) (d; intr., refl.) to twine around, round (the vines twined around the tree) 2) (misc.) she has them twined around her little finger ( they will do anything she wants them to do ) * * * [twaɪn] round (the vines twined around the tree) (d;… …

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  • 9 twine — I UK [twaɪn] / US verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms twine : present tense I/you/we/they twine he/she/it twines present participle twining past tense twined past participle twined to twist, grow, or wind round something, or make something… …

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  • 10 twine — 1 noun (U) strong string made by twisting together two or more threads or strings: a bundle of papers tied up with twine 2 verb (I, T) to wind or twist around something else: twine sth around sth: She twined her fingers round the empty cup. (+… …

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  • 11 twine — noun strong thread or string consisting of strands of hemp or cotton twisted together. verb wind round something. Derivatives twiner noun Origin OE twīn thread, linen , from the Gmc base of twi two (with ref. to the number of strands) …

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  • 12 twine — n. & v. n. 1 a strong thread or string of two or more strands of hemp or cotton etc. twisted together. 2 a coil or twist. 3 a tangle; an interlacing. v. 1 tr. form (a string or thread etc.) by twisting strands together. 2 tr. form (a garland… …

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  • 13 round-bale press — noun : a hay press that binds a cylindrical bale with twine and leaves an air space running lengthwise through its center …

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  • 14 Junction — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Junction >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 junction junction Sgm: N 1 joining joining &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 joinder joinder union connection conjunction conjugation Sgm: N 1 annexion annexion …

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  • 15 Coherence — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Coherence >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 coherence coherence adherence adhesion adhesiveness Sgm: N 1 concretion accretion concretion accretion Sgm: N 1 conglutination conglutination agglutination agglomeration Sgm: N 1… …

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  • 16 Lokasenna — ( Loki s flyting , Loki s wrangling , Loki s quarrel ) is one of the mythological poems of the Poetic Edda . The poem presents flyting between the gods and Loki.Loki, amongst other things, accuses the gods of moralistic sexual impropriety, the… …

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  • 17 Siraitia grosvenorii — (luohan guo) fruits Scientific classification Kingdom …

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  • 18 Circumjacence — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Circumjacence >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 circumjacence circumjacence circumambience Sgm: N 1 environment environment encompassment Sgm: N 1 atmosphere atmosphere medium surroundings GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 …

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  • 19 Acoetes — (Greek: polytonic|Ἀκοίτης) was the name of two men in Greek and Roman mythology. The first Acoetes is known for helping the god Bacchus. [Citation last = Smith first = William author link = William Smith (lexicographer) contribution = Acoetes… …

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  • 20 Tilia — taxobox name = Tilia image caption = Tilia platyphyllos regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Malvales familia = Malvaceae genus = Tilia genus authority = L. subdivision ranks =… …

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