barge pole

noun

Definition of barge pole

: a long pole used on a barge for propelling, for fending off objects, or with an attached hook for holding onto a wharf

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“Barge pole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/barge%20pole. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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