from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Nautical, a stick used in woolding.
- noun In rope-making, one of the pins passing through the top, and forming a handle to it. See
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Naut.) A stick used to tighten the rope in woolding.
- noun (Rope Making) One of the handles of the top, formed by a wooden pin passing through it. See 1st
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- noun nautical A
stickused to tightenthe ropein woolding.
- noun One of the
handlesof the top, formed by a wooden pinpassing through it.
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