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ligature
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
something used to tie or bind — especially a surgical thread
  • So, then, an elongated Siamese ligature united us.
    Chapters 70-72 -- The Sphynx; The Jeroboam's Story; The Monkey-Rope (75% in)

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