balancing band


Definition of balancing band

: a band fitted with a link or ring on each side of the shank at the balancing point of the ship's anchor

called also gravity band

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First Known Use of balancing band

1898, in the meaning defined above

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“Balancing band.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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