rose lashing

noun

Definition of rose lashing

: a lashing made by passing the parts alternately over and under and finished by securing the hauling parts over the crossing

called also rose seizing

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First Known Use of rose lashing

circa 1867, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rose lashing was circa 1867

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“Rose lashing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rose%20lashing. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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