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slipnoose

[slip-noos] /ˈslɪpˌnus/
noun
1.
a noose with a knot that slides along the rope, thus forming a noose that tightens as the rope is pulled.
Also, slip noose.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; slip1 + noose
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British Dictionary definitions for slip noose

slipnoose

/ˈslɪpˌnuːs/
noun
1.
a noose made with a slipknot, so that it tightens when pulled
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