speckfall

noun

: a fall rove through a block for hoisting blubber and bone aboard a whaler

Word History

Etymology

speck entry 4 + fall

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“Speckfall.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/speckfall. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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