baling twine

noun

Definition of baling twine

:twine designed for binding bales of hay, straw, or similar material
  • This morning Manolo … sequestered himself in the butler's pantry with a bolt of crepe paper, baling twine, a passel of ferrets and some light-up turnips—so I'm pretty sure he's making me something special for Mother's Day.
  • —Ivana MartiniBoston Herald7 May 2009

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First Known Use of baling twine

1851


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