magnus hitch

noun

Definition of magnus hitch

: a rolling hitch that is similar in form to a clove hitch and is used to hitch a rope or line to a larger rope or to a spar

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magnus of unknown origin

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“Magnus hitch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/magnus%20hitch. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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