roughstring

noun

: a board notched out to fit the steps and fixed to the inside of an open string to strengthen it compare face string

Word History

First Known Use

1819, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of roughstring was in 1819

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“Roughstring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/roughstring. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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