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 Translation for 'knot' from English to Polish
NOUN   a knot | knots
VERB   to knot | knotted | knotted
knotting | knots
SYNO air mile | burl | Calidris canutus | ...
supeł {m}knot
węzeł {m}knot
węzeł {m} [jednostka prędkości]
knot [speed, sea or air] <kn., kt.>
węzeł {m} babski [w żeglarstwie]granny knot
teoria {f} węzłów
knot theory
węzeł {m} prostyreef knot [Br.]
zwykły węzeł {m} podwójny [w żeglarstwie]reef knot [Br.]
węzeł {m} prosty [w żeglarstwie]square knot [Am.]
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  • knot {m} = wick [lamp, candle]
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Usage Examples English
  • Other friction hitches that can be used to build an autoblock system include the Prusik knot, Klemheist knot, and Bachmann knot.
  • The double fisherman's knot or grapevine knot is a bend.
  • The slice property of the Conway knot was a long-standing unsolved problem in knot theory.
  • The San Diego jam knot is a common fishing knot used to tie a line to the hook, swivel, clip, or artificial fly. This knot is also known as the San Diego knot, reverse clinch knot or Heiliger knot.
  • The small knot, also known as oriental knot, Kent knot or simple knot, is the simplest method of tying a necktie, though some [...] claim the simple knot is an alternative name for the four-in-hand knot.

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    Contains translations by TU Chemnitz and Mr Honey's Business Dictionary (German-English only).
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