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love knot

n.
A stylized knot regarded as a symbol of the constancy of two lovers. Also called lovers' knot, true lovers' knot.

love knot

n
(Knots) a stylized bow, usually of ribbon, symbolizing the bond between two lovers. Also called: lover's knot

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n.
a knot of ribbon emblematic of love.
[1350–1400]
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Noun1.love knot - a stylized or decorative knot used as an emblem of lovelove knot - a stylized or decorative knot used as an emblem of love
knot - any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object
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The Lovers Knot, where couples lie face to face, legs intertwined for 10 minutes before separating to sleep, is favoured by 10 per cent of couples.
A traditional position where the male protects his mate, even while she sleeps' LOVERS KNOT Face to face with legs intertwined (Lasts for 10 minutes and then separate to sleep) (10 per cent).
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