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Withy

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Noun

1. withe, withy

strong flexible twig

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Withy

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nounWord forms: plural withies
1.  a variant spelling of withe (sense 1), withe (sense 2)
2. 
a willow tree, esp an osier
adjective
3. 
(of people) tough and agile
4. rare
resembling a withe in strength or flexibility

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Withy

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nounWord forms: plural ˈwithies
1. 
a tough, flexible twig of willow, osier, etc., used for binding things; withe
adjective
2. 
tough and flexible; wiry

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Withy

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adj.
1. Made of or as flexible as withes; tough.
2. Wiry and agile.
n. pl. with·ies
1. A rope or band made of withes.
2.
a. A long flexible twig, as that of an osier.
b. A tree or shrub having such twigs.

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