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manrope

[man-rohp]
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noun Nautical.
  1. a rope placed at the side of a gangway, ladder, or the like, to serve as a rail.
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Origin of manrope

First recorded in 1760–70; man1 + rope
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British Dictionary definitions for manrope

manrope

noun
  1. nautical a rope railing
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