What are twists?

Some articles on twist, twists:

Bimini Twist
... The Bimini twist is a fishing knot used for offshore trolling and sportsfishing and the creation of double-line leaders ... A Bimini twist creates a loop at the end of the line in which it is tied ... A Bimini twist loop is stronger than the line itself ...
Butterfly Kick - Variants - Multi-rotation Variants
... add additional rotation(s) to the standard Butterfly twist. 720 Twist This is essentially a normal twist but rotates 720° instead of 360° ... Variants of this include, 720 Hyper Twists, 720 Twists to the splits, and a hybrid twist to gyro —begins as a twist, rotates 360°, continues spinning in the ...
Hedz - Twists
... For the last episode of Hedz, they created twists for some of the sketches ... For Len Goodman, Arlene Phillips and Bruno Tonioli, instead of giving Phillips and Tonioli zero, Goodman gave them a ten ...
Lagoon-A-Beach - Body Slides
... Twist This slide is so named because it actually twists around another water slide named "Shout" ... Towards the bottom they go through many twists and turns and are usually thrown from left to right very rapidly ... Like the name implies, this slide has many twists and turns ...
Twist Per Inch - Handspinning
... Handspinners use the number of twists per inch often ... Because the amount of twist defines a lot about a yarn, the number of twists per inch is an important measure to recreate a yarn ... they will often stop every few minutes to check to see that the number of twists per inch are the same throughout the yarn, as well as that the number of wraps ...