shoestring

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shoestring

[shü‚striŋ]
(geology)
A long, relatively straight and narrow sedimentary body having a width/thickness ratio of less than 5:1, usually 1:1.
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Roberts' future begins Friday when she opens Shoestrings, in Cottage Grove's Gateway Plaza shopping center.
binding victims, often very tightly, with shoestrings, twine, or cord he brought to the scene;
Two 30-inch long (longer or shorter will work just as well) sneaker shoestrings 5 or 6 metal washers (we used 20 gram/3.