right-handed rope

variants: or right-hand rope

Definition of right-handed rope

1 : a right-laid rope in which the strands are formed of yarns with left-handed twist : a plain-laid rope — compare left-handed rope
2 : any right-laid rope

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“Right-handed rope.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/right-handed%20rope. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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