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English Definitionknot; sturdy; bond; to tie; to bind; to check out (of a hotel); to settle; to conclude
See alsojiē to bear fruit; to produce; firm; solid
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(名) As a noun
  1. A connecting point at which several lines come together.
  2. A knot that can be undone by pulling against the strain that holds it; a temporary knot.
  3. Something twisted and tight and swollen.
  4. Any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object.
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