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wind

verb [T usually + adv/prep] (WRAP AROUND)    /waɪnd/ (wound, wound)
B2 to wrap something around an object several times or twist it repeatedly around itself: She wound a scarf around her neck. He wound the string into a ball. He wound a small bandage round her finger.Enclosing, surrounding and immersingBending, twisting and curving winding     /ˈwaɪn.dɪŋ/ adjective B2 describes a path, road, river, etc. which repeatedly turns in different directions: There's a very long, winding path leading up to the house.Bending, twisting and curving
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