sheet bend

Definitions of sheet bend

n a hitch used for temporarily tying a rope to the middle of another rope (or to an eye)

becket bend, weaver's hitch, weaver's knot
Type of:
a knot that can be undone by pulling against the strain that holds it; a temporary knot

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