rolling hitch

Definitions of rolling hitch
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n a hitch for fastening a line to a spar or another rope

Types:
magnus hitch
a rolling hitch similar to a clove hitch
Type of:
hitch
a knot that can be undone by pulling against the strain that holds it; a temporary knot

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