cordelle

noun
cor·​delle | \ kȯ(r)ˈdel \
plural -s

Definition of cordelle

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a towline especially as used on keelboats on U.S. and Canadian rivers

cordelle

verb
\ " \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of cordelle (Entry 2 of 2)

: to tow by a cordelle

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History and Etymology for cordelle

Noun

French, diminutive of corde

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“Cordelle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cordelle. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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