quarter strap

noun

Definition of quarter strap

1 : either of the straps leading from a cavalry saddle to the ring to which the cinch strap is made fast
2 : a strap around a yard at a ship's quarter often supporting a ring or grommet

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“Quarter strap.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quarter%20strap. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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