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gag

noun [C] (PIECE OF CLOTH)    /ɡæɡ/
a piece of cloth that is tied around a person's mouth or put inside it in order to stop them from speaking, shouting, or calling for help: Her hands and feet were tied and a gag placed over her mouth.Bands, straps and strips
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