slip noose

noun

Definition of slip noose

: a noose with a slipknot

First Known Use of slip noose

1835, in the meaning defined above

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“Slip noose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/slip%20noose. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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