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Meaning of ravel

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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

      n 1: French composer and exponent of Impressionism (1875-1937)
           [syn: {Ravel}, {Maurice Ravel}]
      2: a row of unravelled stitches; "she got a run in her stocking"
         [syn: {run}, {ladder}, {ravel}]
      v 1: disentangle; "can you unravel the mystery?" [syn: {ravel},
           {unravel}, {ravel out}] [ant: {knot}, {ravel}, {tangle}]
      2: tangle or complicate; "a ravelled story" [syn: {ravel},
         {tangle}, {knot}] [ant: {ravel}, {ravel out}, {unknot},
         {unpick}, {unravel}, {unscramble}, {untangle}]

Source : WordNet ® Princeton University. 2010.

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