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We trimmed around the top of the fruit to create a little shelf for looping the string, peeled the skin off like a potato, and tied a slipknot around each stem.
Wedding Hint: The minister ties the knot; time and lawyers may prove it to be a slipknot.The Foolish Almanak|Anonymous
Then you get a long rope, and put one end in a slipknot loosely around the trunk.The Bee-Man of Orn and Other Fanciful Tales|Frank R. Stockton
Tie a slipknot at one end of a string, and show how to set it for snaring birds.The Later Cave-Men|Katharine Elizabeth Dopp