ground chain

noun

Definition of ground chain

1 : a length of chain attached along the first length of an anchor cable by which the anchor when weighed may be swung free of the ship — compare cat chain

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“Ground chain.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ground%20chain. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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