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bungee cord

noun
1.
an elasticized cord, typically with a hook at each end, used to bind items or packages together, to secure a suitcase to a wheeled carrier, etc.
Also called bungee, shock cord.
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  • The lightweight carrier has a loop into which you hook one truck, and a bungee cord up top to keep the whole thing in place.
  • One end of a rubber bungee cord was around his neck and the other attached to the handle of a briefcase on a shelf above his head.
  • Secure with bungee cord and loosen once a year to allow tree growth.

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