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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 cat·gut /-ˌgʌt/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 cat·gut /-ˌgət/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cat·gut n.
 1. A cord of great toughness made from the intestines of animals, esp. of sheep, used for strings of musical instruments, etc.
 2. A sort of linen or canvas, with wide interstices.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: perennial subshrub of eastern North America having downy
           leaves yellowish and rose flowers and; source of
           rotenone [syn: goat's rue, wild sweet pea, Tephrosia
      2: a strong cord made from the intestines of sheep and used in
         surgery [syn: gut]