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English definition of “loop”

loop

noun [C]  /lup/ us  
a circular shape made by something long and narrow in which the two ends cross each other, leaving an open space within: A loop of thread from my sweater caught on a nail. The exit ramp makes a loop under the elevated highway.
loop
verb [I/T]  /lup/ us  
[I always + adv/prep] The nature trail loops around and comes back to where you start.
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