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bungee

An elastic cord that has multiple strands of rubber. These strands are encased in a braided sheath that is usually made of cotton.
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Kathryn feels the force of the bungee rope Echo reporter Kathryn Williams tries out some unusual skills with the Nofitstate Circus in the Big Top at Cardiff Bay PICTURES: Andrew James [umlaut] Kathryn starts her day at the circus with a bit of basic juggling
Coroner Sean Cannon was told the globe was attached to a crane which was to raise it to 40 metres with Emma harnessed beneath as she tested the bungee ropes.
Players' heids without brains attached, bungee jumpers in the top tier without bungee ropes attached.
All rides are just pounds 1 a go, except the bungee ropes.
The Axvall chair may look like a collection of twisted metal and bungee ropes, but itAEs surprisingly comfortable to sit on.
Acrobats and dancers appeared on wires or bungee ropes from the roof and it was a riot of colour and music.
Worse than the audience are the dancers - gangly, stick insects in glittery body stockings who look as though they're suspended by bungee ropes in the last stages of twang, and sport permanent smirks on their faces, even while they're fighting for breath.
After a day's cycling, dancing, football, swimming and being suspended from the ceiling on bungee ropes, Badger Watch* on the TV is all the visual stimulation your mind can take.
No, the people hanging around at Archaos, Glasgow's self-appointed `superclub', do it on the end of bungee ropes.