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a small fibrous knot in yarn
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A planned knot or tangle in yarn to give a desired irregular texture to a fabric.
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newbieA first-time user. A newbie may be a novice in anything; using a computer, a video game, a particular operating system, the Internet, etc. Also called a "newb," "noob" or "nub." See first-time user.
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