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close-knit

[klohs-nit] /ˈkloʊsˈnɪt/
adjective
1.
tightly united, connected, or organized.
Origin of close-knit
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30
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close-knit

/ˌkləʊsˈnɪt/
adjective
1.
closely united, esp by social ties
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