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catgut

cat·gut

catgut

 
pronunciation:
kaet guht
part of speech: noun
definition: a thin, strong cord made of twisted, dried animal intestines, esp. those of sheep, and used for the strings of tennis rackets and certain musical instruments, and as surgical thread.