hand rope

noun

Definition of hand rope

2 : a very flexible wire rope made up of usually six strands about a hemp center and used for signal pulls, steering lines, elevator-controlling devices

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“Hand rope.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hand%20rope. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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