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twist tie

noun

Simple Definition of twist tie

  • : a small piece of wire that you use to close something (such as a plastic bag) by twisting the ends together

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of twist tie

  1. :  a tie used for closing or securing (as a plastic bag) by twisting the ends together

1975

First Known Use of twist tie

1975


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