Definition of "bine" [bine]

  • The flexible twining or climbing stem of certain plants, such as the hop, woodbine, or bindweed. (noun)

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Use "bine" in a sentence
  • "Today we start Flu­dara­bine, which is Zoe's 2nd major chemother­apy med­i­cine in the"
  • "The 'bine' would be coming down the field and I could sometimes catch a glimpse of a cat hunkered down in the grass but before I could do much. .bump..he just went thru the conditioner rollers and was spit out the back end."
  • "Oast dates back to Old English, and the form bine has been in use since at least the early 1800s."