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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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85sec split from trap three, Dolores Ruth's brindle took a middle course throughout, and that spin is expected to have blown away the cobwebs for his clash with Select Stakes hero Jordansoilutions.
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.
I don't think it can get any colder than this, but at least I've blown away the cobwebs and I'm ready for the good horses now," he smiled as the wind whistled round Lingfield yesterday and he kicked off with defeat on a 2-5 chance.
That was his first run following a short break and it should have blown away the cobwebs.