cat back

noun

Definition of cat back

: a lanyard sometimes fastened to the hook of a cat block to aid in hooking the ring of the anchor

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cat (block)

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“Cat back.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cat%20back. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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