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Binds round the neck? (4)

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I believe the answer is:

ties

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'binds' is the definition.

('tie' can be a synonym of 'bind')

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This clue was last seen in Mirror

(Other definitions for ties that I've seen before include "Drawn games", "Binds with male neckwear", "Attaches, knots", "obligations", "Links", "Fastens with a knot", "allegiances", "Connects", "Items of neckwear" and "items".)

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