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knop

 (nŏp)
n.
A small decorative knob or boss.

[Middle English knop, knoppe, from Old English cnop.]
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knop

(nɒp)
n
archaic a knob, esp an ornamental one
[C14: from Germanic; compare Middle Dutch cnoppe bud, Old High German knopf]
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knop

(nɒp)

n.
a small knob or similar rounded protuberance, esp. for ornament.
[1325–75; Middle English; Old English cnop; c. Dutch knop, German Knopf]
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Callum MacLeod, Adam Collard, Malin Andersson, Paul Knops, Alex Miller and Josh Denzel spoke out as a US version of the show launched last night.
The announcement was made by Dutch State Secretary Raymond Knops at The Hague on Friday, according to an Interior Ministry release.
Palestinians living in the Netherlands will be allowed to register the Gaza Strip and the West Bank as their official place of birth, Dutch State Secretary Raymond Knops told the House of Representatives in The Hague.
WASHINGTON: Raymond Knops, the State Secretary for the Interior and Kingdom Affairs of the Netherlands, signed an agreement with World Bank's Chief Executive Officer Kristalina Georgieva to channel 470 million euros through a Trust Fund managed by the World Bank.
"Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) is not an agreement between Iran and the United States, rather it is a deal between six countries representing the international community; we must not allow one country to take full control of the fate of the agreement," Boroujerdi said in a meeting with Dutch parliamentarian Raymond Knops in Tehran on Saturday.
The large, often mushroom-shaped knops are generally pierced with eyelet holes and decorated with delicate inlays of thin gold or silver wires.
Knops, a University of Nebraska-Lincoln biologist and one of the paper's international co-authors, said.
Joseph Medical Center, Kiwanis Club of Bellingham, Northwest Eye Clinic, IMCO General Construction, Pepper Sisters, The Franklin Corporation, CH2MHILL, Richard and Ann Van Kolken, Deborah Loober and Gail and Joost Knops.
Various polymorphic forms of CR1, including molecular weight polymorphism, red blood cell expression levels /density polymorphism and Knops (KN) polymorphism are known.
Figural knops, such as the lion sejant (seated) and maidenheads (images of the Virgin Mary) were very popular during the late 16th and early 17th centuries.