cable tier

noun
\ -ˌti(ə)r, -iə \

Definition of cable tier

: the part of a ship where cables and spare rigging are stowed : chain locker

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First Known Use of cable tier

1748, in the meaning defined above

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“Cable tier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cable%20tier. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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