zip tie

noun
|Updated on: 4 Jul 2018

Definition of zip tie

: a plastic strip that can be threaded through its end and tightened so as to fasten something; especially : flex-cuff

zip-tie

play \ˈzip-ˌtī\ verb

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1992

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