anchor shackle


Definition of anchor shackle

: a shackle to secure a chain to the ring of an anchor : bending shackle

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First Known Use of anchor shackle

1836, in the meaning defined above

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“Anchor shackle.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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