leech rope

noun

Definition of leech rope

: the part of the boltrope that is sewed to the leech of a sail

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“Leech rope.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leech%20rope. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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