butt sling

noun

: a sling for suspending casks consisting of a rope looped round one end by means of an eye and round the other end with two half hitches

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Etymology

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“Butt sling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/butt%20sling. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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