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1    a web spun by certain spiders, esp. those of the family Theridiidae, often found in the corners of disused rooms  
2    a single thread of such a web  
3    something like a cobweb, as in its flimsiness or ability to trap  
     (C14 cob, from coppe, from Old English (ator)coppe spider; related to Middle Dutch koppe spider, Swedish (dialect) etterkoppa)  
  cobwebbed      adj  
  cobwebby      adj  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
cobweb site n.
a website that did not undergo any change for a long period of time

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