Definitions for bowknotˈboʊˌnɒt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

bow•knotˈboʊˌnɒt(n.)

  1. Category: Navy, Textiles

    Ref: bow 2 (def. 3). 1 2 4

Origin of bowknot:

1540–50

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bow, bowknot(noun)

    a knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces

Wiktionary

  1. bowknot(Noun)

    A knot that has two loops, and two loose ends, either used decoratively, or to tie shoelaces

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bowknot(noun)

    a knot in which a portion of the string is drawn through in the form of a loop or bow, so as to be readily untied

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