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  • n. A stick used to tighten the rope in woolding.
  • n. One of the handles of the top, formed by a wooden pin passing through it.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A stick used to tighten the rope in woolding.
  • n. One of the handles of the top, formed by a wooden pin passing through it. See 1st Top, 2.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Nautical, a stick used in woolding.
  • n. In rope-making, one of the pins passing through the top, and forming a handle to it. See top, 2.

Etymologies

woold- +‎ er (Wiktionary)

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