span blocks

noun

Definition of span blocks

: two blocks each at one end of a span of rope at a masthead for studding-sail halyards

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“Span blocks.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/span%20blocks. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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