from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A necktie consisting of a piece of cord fastened with an ornamental bar or clasp.
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- n. a necktie consisting of a heavy cord held in front by an ornamental clasp or slide
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- n. a cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie
Alteration of bola + tie.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)