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nub

a small fibrous knot in yarn
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nub

[nəb]
(textiles)
A planned knot or tangle in yarn to give a desired irregular texture to a fabric.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

newbie

A 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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The problem is that during the next shot that little nub of cold plastic has to go somewhere, and you'd rather it not go into your part!
"On almost every single one there is what's called a nose and a hip," says Denny Elrod, pointing to the first bend of the trunk and to the gnarled nub that once was a branch pointing towards the ground.
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Intralox, LLC has released its new Series 1600 Mesh Nub Top[TM] belt, developed to meet the needs of Fresh Cut industry conveyance applications.
The Series 1700 Flush Grid Nub Top belt for dip tank applications is said to provide excellent backside coverage with a minimal 8% contact area between the rubber slab and the belt on dip tanks.
This is the whole nub of my complaint, with which Mr.
And then one day, incredibly, I saw a nub on the stick, then another, and then a half dozen little bumps.