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loop British & World English

A shape produced by a curve that bends round and crosses itself

toe loop British & World English

A jump, initiated with the help of the supporting foot, in which the skater makes a full turn in the air, taking off from and landing on the outside edge of the same foot

earth loop British & World English

An unwanted electric current path in a circuit resulting in stray signals or interference, occurring for example when two earthed points in the same circuit have different potentials

fruit loop British & World English

A mad or crazy person

ground loop British & World English

A violent, uncontrolled horizontal rotation of an aircraft while landing, taking off, or taxiing

Lippes loop British & World English

A type of intrauterine contraceptive device made of inert plastic in a double S-shape, which can be inserted for long periods

loop stitch British & World English

A method of sewing or knitting in which each stitch incorporates a free loop of thread, for ornament or to give a thick pile

loop the loop in loop British & World English

(Of an aircraft) describe a vertical circle in the air

loop the loop British & World English

(Of an aircraft) describe a vertical circle in the air

outside loop British & World English

A looping movement made by an aircraft in which the back of the aircraft is on the outside of the curve

loop diuretic British & World English

A powerful diuretic which inhibits resorption of water and sodium from the loop of Henle

hearing loop British & World English

another term for induction loop.

Henle's loop British & World English

another term for loop of Henle.

in the loop in loop British & World English

Aware (or unaware) of information known to only a privileged few

in the loop British & World English

Aware (or unaware) of information known to only a privileged few

induction loop British & World English

A sound system in which a loop of wire around an area in a building, such as a cinema or theatre, produces an electromagnetic signal received directly by hearing aids used by people who are partially deaf

loop of Henle British & World English

The part of a kidney tubule which forms a long loop in the medulla of the kidney, from which water and salts are resorbed into the blood

loop line in loop British & World English

A length of railway track which is connected at either end to the main line and on to which trains can be diverted to allow others to pass

loop road in loop British & World English

A stretch of road that diverges from a main road and joins it again

throw someone for a loop British & World English

Surprise or astonish someone

ground-loop in ground loop British & World English

(Of an aircraft) make a ground loop

loop-the-loop in loop British & World English

A manoeuvre in which an aircraft describes a vertical circle in the air

loop English Thesaurus

make a loop in the twine

loop English-Spanish

curva f

loop line English-Spanish

línea ferroviaria que describe un círculo

loop the wool in loop English-Spanish

haz una lazada con la lana

to loop one's 'l's in loop English-Spanish

hacer* las eles con curva

to keep sb in the loop in loop English-Spanish

mantener* informado a algn

to be in/out of the loop in loop English-Spanish

estar* dentro/fuera del círculo de información