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noun [countable] knot pronunciation in American English /nɑt/
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  1. 1
    a point where string, rope, or cloth is tied together, or is twisted together and pulled tight
    Can you tie a knot in the end of this thread?
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    1. a.
      a lump in fiber, string, or hair where it has become twisted together
      I’ve got my shoestrings in a knot.
      Let’s get those knots out of your hair.
  2. 5
    mainly literary a small group of people or things
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the buying and selling of human organs

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