rope ladder

noun

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: a ladder that has short pieces (called rungs) which are held between two long ropes

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“Rope ladder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rope%20ladder. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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