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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
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(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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Yoga teacher Lara Pollard is on hand to help guests clear away the cobwebs and any hangovers on the beach next morning.
There's nothing like a 30-minute stout walk to break sweat and clear away the cobwebs. And, of course, there's to be no more drink.
This will clear away the cobwebs and allow you to recharge your batteries.