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boarding nettings

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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a strong network of cords or ropes erected at the side of a ship to prevent an enemy from boarding it.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Nettings of small rope or wire fixed around the bulwarks of a ship to prevent her from being boarded. See netting.

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