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Gleipnir

[gleyp-nir] /ˈgleɪp nɪr/
noun, Scandinavian Mythology
1.
a bond with magic properties, forged by elves, and used by the gods to bind Loki.
Origin
< Old Norse, perhaps derivative of gleipa to scorn, sneer
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