limber rope

noun

Definition of limber rope

: a rope passing through the limbers of a ship to keep them clear of dirt

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History and Etymology for limber rope

limber (as in limbers) + rope

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“Limber rope.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/limber%20rope. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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