Feazings
Feazings \Feaz"ings\, n. pl. [See {Feaze}, v. t.] (Naut.) The unlaid or ragged end of a rope. --Ham. Nav. Encyc. [1913 Webster]

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  • feazings — The frayed and unraveled ends of a rope …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • feazings — noun plural Etymology: from plural of feazing, gerund of feaze (II) : the unlaid end of a rope …   Useful english dictionary

  • feazing — /fee zing/, n. Naut. Often, feazings. an unraveled portion at the end of a rope. [1815 25; FEAZE1 + ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • feazing — /fee zing/, n. Naut. Often, feazings. an unraveled portion at the end of a rope. [1815 25; FEAZE1 + ING1] …   Useful english dictionary

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