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 for ''true-lover''s knot''
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Truelove \True"love`\, n.
     1. One really beloved.
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     2. (Bot.) A plant. See Paris.
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     3. An unexplained word occurring in Chaucer, meaning,
        perhaps, an aromatic sweetmeat for sweetening the breath.
        --T. R. Lounsbury.
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              Under his tongue a truelove he bore.  --Chaucer.
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     Truelove knot, a complicated, involved knot that does not
        readily untie; the emblem of interwoven affection or
        engagement; -- called also true-lover's knot.
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