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English noun: seizing

1. seizing (artifact) small stuff that is used for lashing two or more ropes together


Broader (hypernym)small stuff

2. seizing (act) the act of gripping something firmly with the hands (or the tentacles)


Synonymsgrasping, prehension, taking hold


Broader (hypernym)control


Narrower (hyponym)clasp, clench, clutch, clutches, grasp, grip, hold









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