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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun plural The halves of yarns in the unlaid end of a rope twisted for pointing or grafting.
  • noun plural Small lines used to sling hammocks under the deck beams.
  • noun plural Reef points.

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  • noun Plural form of nettle.
  • noun nautical Small lengths of cord attached to a sail, used to secure the excess fabric after reefing; reef points

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