stopper knot

Definitions of stopper knot

n a knot that prevents a rope from passing through a hole

Matthew Walker, Matthew Walker knot
a kind of stopper knot
Type of:
any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object

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