timberhead

noun
tim·ber·head | \ ˈtim-bər-ˌhed \

Definition of timberhead 

1 : the top end of a ship's timber used above the gunwale (as for belaying ropes)

2 : a bollard bolted to the deck where the end of a timber would come

First Known Use of timberhead

1794, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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