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noun [countable]     loop pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    a round shape or curve made by a line curling back towards itself

    She did big loops on the letters ‘g’ and ‘y’.

    loop of:

    The rebel camp was located 25 km south, in a loop of the river.

    a loop of string/rope/wire

    1. a.
      a round or curved piece of cloth, plastic etc used for carrying or holding something

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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