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knar

[nahr] /nɑr/
noun
1.
a knot on a tree or in wood.
Origin
1200-1250
1200-50; Middle English knarre; cognate with Dutch knar, Low German knarre
Related forms
knarred, knarry, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for knar

knar

/nɑː/
noun
1.
a variant of knur
Derived Forms
knarred, knarry, adjective
Word Origin
C14 knarre rough stone, knot on a tree; related to Low German knarre

knur

/nɜː/
noun
1.
a knot or protuberance in a tree trunk or in wood
Word Origin
C16 knor; related to Middle High German knorre knot; compare knar
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