Sentences with 'knots'

Example sentences and phrases with the word knots and other words derived from it.

« The dive plane, at about 600 kilometres per hour (320 knots), was anxiously aware of the torture to which Captain Lancaster was being subjected. Again and again he radioed "Mayday, Mayday, Mayday! (international distress signal). "This is flight 5390! We have suffered an explosive decompression. »
« However, the Inca had no writing system. They communicated and kept records using a system of strings and coloured knots called quipu. Each of these knots and strings possessed a distinct meaning intelligible to those educated in their significance. »

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