knotte

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From Old English cnotta, from Proto-Germanic *knuttô. Doublet of node.

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knotte (plural knottes or knotten)

  1. knot, tie
  2. binding, method of attachment, link
  3. knob, protrusion, bump
  4. clump, pile, group
  5. joint, articulation, connection
  6. (figuratively) puzzle, mental exercise
  7. (figuratively) message, lesson
  8. (figuratively) conclusion, outcome
  9. (figuratively) bond, compact (of two parties)

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