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How to Tie a Surgeon's Knot

Starting the surgeon's knot.

Jennifer VanBenschoten
A surgeon's knot begins in the same manner as a square knot.

Wrap the strand in your left hand over the strand in your right hand. Pass the strand in your left hand beneath the strand in your right hand and bring it back up.

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