Ropeband
Ropeband Rope"band`, n. (Naut.) A small piece of spun yarn or marline, used to fasten the head of the sail to the spar. [Written also {roband}, and {robbin}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • ropeband — variant of roband …   Useful english dictionary

  • roband — Ropeband Rope band , n. (Naut.) A small piece of spun yarn or marline, used to fasten the head of the sail to the spar. [Written also {roband}, and {robbin}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • robbin — Ropeband Rope band , n. (Naut.) A small piece of spun yarn or marline, used to fasten the head of the sail to the spar. [Written also {roband}, and {robbin}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Robbin — Rob bin, n. (Naut.) See {Ropeband}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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