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cobweb

1. a web spun by certain spiders, esp those of the family Theridiidae, often found in the corners of disused rooms
2. a single thread of such a web

CobWeb

(1) A Web page that has not been updated in a long time.

(2) A Web page that is rarely downloaded because the references to it are obscure or the subject is simply uninteresting.
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He looked in need of the run when fourth to Bohemian Spirit at Kelso last month but that outing will have blown away the cobwebs and he can regain the winning thread from Geordies Express and Knockholt.
The lightly-raced gelding was having his first run for five months and that should have blown away the cobwebs ahead of today's race,in which he is sure to be tough to beat.
That was his first run following a short break and it should have blown away the cobwebs.
40 Folkestone) Earned a lifetime best on the clock when successful over today's course and distance last August, always a positive pointer, and last week's encouraging Kempton third should have blown away the cobwebs.