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cable tie

[key-buh l tahy] /ˈkeɪ bəl ˌtaɪ/
noun
1.
a plastic strip with serrations on one end that lock inside an opening on the other end, used to bind things together, especially wires: Wrap all of the cords behind your computer with a cable tie.
Officers secured the suspect’s hands with cable ties when they apprehended him.
Also called zip tie.
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