[ bahyn ]
/ baɪn /
a twining plant stem, as of the hop.
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Origin of bine
First recorded in 1720–30; variant of bind
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British Dictionary definitions for bine
/ (baɪn) /
the climbing or twining stem of any of various plants, such as the woodbine or bindweed
any plant with such a stem
Word Origin for bine
C19: variant of bind
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