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vje'g nf 1 pot handle 2 peg on which to hang something 3 [Fig] pretext, excuse 4 link of a chain 5 slipknot 6 buttonhole; loop in a garment for hanging it up 7 twisted leather thong used to tie up moccasins 8 [Colloq] tip of a plowshare

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II nf 1 buttonhole; loop in an overgarment used to hang it up 2 slipknot 3 twisted leather thong used to tie up moccasins 4 [Dimin] < vje'g
III adv easily loosened/undone/untied/unbuttoned

vjeg|o'n vt 1 to put the handle on [a pot] 2 to hang [ ] on a hook