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Definitions of hoop:
  • noun:   a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling
    Example: "There was still a rusty iron hoop for tying a horse"
  • noun:   a light curved skeleton to spread out a skirt
  • noun:   a small arch used as croquet equipment
  • noun:   horizontal hoop with a net through which players try to throw the basketball
  • verb:   bind or fasten with a hoop
    Example: "Hoop vats"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #22959)

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