cable tier

noun

-ˌti(ə)r,
-iə
: the part of a ship where cables and spare rigging are stowed : chain locker

Word History

First Known Use

1748, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cable tier was in 1748

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“Cable tier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cable%20tier. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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