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der Strang (Stränge)  cord, rope; strand (DNA/DNS); skein (wool, yarn)
an einem Strang ziehen  be in accord, pull together

London, Paris und Berlin ziehen jetzt bei der ersten EU-Verfassung an einem Strang.
London, Paris, and Berlin are now in accord over the first EU constitution.

Related: der Tod durch den Strang death by hanging, über die Stränge hauen/schlagen get carried away, run riot

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