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Example sentences for skein

Buck, furniture dealer, committed suicide this morning by hanging herself with a skein of yarn.
It developed into a skein of small companies that grew into bigger ones.
The areas of higher concern are the skein becks and the drip traps on the distribution system.
Knot invariants are usually defined through the skein relations.
Sometimes skein theories also involve tangled graphs skinning map.

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