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knot

noun /not/
a lump or join made in string, rope etc by twisting the ends together and drawing tight the loops formed
nudo
She fastened the string round the parcel, tying it with a knot.
a lump in wood at the join between a branch and the trunk
nudo
This wood is full of knots.
a group or gathering
grupo, corrillo
a small knot of people
a measure of speed for ships (about 1.85 km per hour).
nudo
knotty adjective ( comparative knottier, superlative knottiest) containing knots.
nudoso
(of a problem etc) difficult
espinoso
a knotty problem.
(Definition of knot from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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