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Overview of noun string

The noun string has 10 senses? (first 6 from tagged texts)
1. (5) string, twine

(a lightweight cord)

2. (3) bowed stringed instrument, string

(stringed instruments that are played with a bow; "the strings played superlatively well")

3. (2) string

(a tightly stretched cord of wire or gut, which makes sound when plucked, struck, or bowed)

4. (1) string, train

(a sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the preceding; "a string of islands"; "train of mourners"; "a train of thought")

5. (1) string

(a linear sequence of symbols (characters or words or phrases))

6. (1) drawstring, drawing string, string

(a tie consisting of a cord that goes through a seam around an opening; "he pulled the drawstring and closed the bag")

7. string

(a tough piece of fiber in vegetables, meat, or other food (especially the tough fibers connecting the two halves of a bean pod))

8. string, cosmic string

((cosmology) a hypothetical one-dimensional subatomic particle having a concentration of energy and the dynamic properties of a flexible loop)

9. string

(a collection of objects threaded on a single strand)

10. chain, string, strand

(a necklace made by a stringing objects together; "a string of beads"; "a strand of pearls";)


Overview of adj strung

The adj strung has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) strung

(that is on a string; "keys strung on a red cord")

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