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  Words related to Strand

Related / Similar Words: chain, string, strand, fibril, filament, maroon

 

Definition:
  • a necklace made by a stringing objects together; "a string of beads"; "a strand of pearls";;
  • line consisting of a complex of fibers or filaments that are twisted together to form a thread or a rope or a cable;
  • a pattern forming a unity within a larger structural whole; "he tried to pick up the strands of his former life"; "I could hear several melodic strands simultaneously";
  • a street in west central London famous for its theaters and hotels;
  • a poetic term for a shore (as the area periodically covered and uncovered by the tides);
  • a very slender natural or synthetic fiber;
  • leave stranded or isolated withe little hope og rescue; "the travellers were marooned";

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    Hyponyms: ply, rope yarn, barb, cobweb, gossamer, chromatid, myofibril, myofibrilla, sarcostyle, rhizoid, hypha, paraphysis

     

    Part Meronyms: West End

     

    Derivational Morphology: string, thread, draw, maroon

     

     
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