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knot

noun [C]
 
 
/nɒt/
FASTENING a place where pieces of string, rope, etc have been tied togetherFastening and tying
UNIT OF MEASUREMENT a unit for measuring the speed of the wind, ships, or aircraftMiscellaneous units of measurement
Translations of “knot”
in Korean 매듭…
in Arabic عُقْدة…
in French noeud, groupe…
in Turkish düğüm, deniz mili, uçak…
in Italian nodo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 繫結物, (繩等的)結…
in Russian узел, узел (количество морских миль в час)…
in Polish węzeł, supeł…
in Spanish nudo, grupo, corrillo…
in Portuguese nó…
in German der Knoten, der Astknorren, der Haufen…
in Catalan nus…
in Japanese 結び目…
in Chinese (Simplified) 系结物, (绳等的)结…
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