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bine

 (bīn)
n.
The flexible twining or climbing stem of certain plants, such as the hop, woodbine, or bindweed.

[Alteration of bind, vine.]

bine

(baɪn)
n
1. (Botany) the climbing or twining stem of any of various plants, such as the woodbine or bindweed
2. (Botany) any plant with such a stem
[C19: variant of bind]

bine

(baɪn)

n.
1. a twining plant stem, as of the hop or bindweed.
[1720–30; alter. of bind]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bine - European twining plant whose flowers are used chiefly to flavor malt liquorsbine - European twining plant whose flowers are used chiefly to flavor malt liquors; cultivated in America
hops, hop - twining perennials having cordate leaves and flowers arranged in conelike spikes; the dried flowers of this plant are used in brewing to add the characteristic bitter taste to beer

bine

noun
A young stemlike growth arising from a plant:
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