bond (n.)
shackle, chain, fetter
Cym V.iv.28[Posthumus alone to the gods, of his life] If you will take this audit, take this life, / And cancel these cold bonds [also: sense 1, 2]
E3 IV.v.120[King John to Salisbury, of Prince Edward and his men] Hooped with a bond of iron round about [Q1; Q2 band]
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