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1947, in the meaning defined above
from heave ho!, interjection used when heaving on a rope
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“Heave-ho.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heave-ho. Accessed 29 May. 2020.
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