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twine

verb

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to follow a circular or spiral course
  • the snake silently twined around the tree trunk

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The first known use of twine was before the 12th century

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“Twine.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/twine. Accessed 15 Jul. 2020.

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