weaver's knot
noun Date: 1532 sheet bend — called also weaver's hitch

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • weaver's knot — /wivəz ˈnɒt/ (say weevuhz not) noun → sheet bend. Also, weaver s hitch …   Australian English dictionary

  • weaver's knot — noun a hitch used for temporarily tying a rope to the middle of another rope (or to an eye) • Syn: ↑sheet bend, ↑becket bend, ↑weaver s hitch • Hypernyms: ↑hitch …   Useful english dictionary

  • weaver's knot — noun a sheet bend used for joining threads in weaving …   English new terms dictionary

  • weaver's hitch — or weaver s knot n. SHEET BEND * * * …   Universalium

  • weaver's hitch — or weaver s knot n. SHEET BEND …   English World dictionary

  • weaver's hitch — noun a hitch used for temporarily tying a rope to the middle of another rope (or to an eye) • Syn: ↑sheet bend, ↑becket bend, ↑weaver s knot • Hypernyms: ↑hitch * * * noun see weaver s knot * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • weaver's hitch — noun see weaver s knot …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • weaver's hitch. — See sheet bend. Also called weaver s knot. [1525 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • weaver's hitch. — See sheet bend. Also called weaver s knot. [1525 35] …   Useful english dictionary

  • weaver'sknot — weaver s knot n. See sheet bend. * * * …   Universalium

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