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verb
  1. 1
    to pass a string through several things in order to make a chain

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  2. 2
    to hang something between two objects

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  3. 3
    to hang things in a line

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  4. 4
    to put strings on a musical instrument or on a sports racket

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pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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an expandable stick which you attach to a mobile phone or camera to help you take a selfie …

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