lang lay

noun
\ ˈlaŋ- \

Definition of lang lay

: a lay of a wire rope in which the wires in each strand are twisted in the same direction as the strands in the rope

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probably from lang entry 1

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“Lang lay.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lang%20lay. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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