barrel knot


noun Angling.

a knot for fastening together two strands of gut or nylon, as fishing lines or leaders.

Nearby words

  1. barrel chair,
  2. barrel chest,
  3. barrel cuff,
  4. barrel distortion,
  5. barrel engine,
  6. barrel organ,
  7. barrel race,
  8. barrel roll,
  9. barrel roof,
  10. barrel vault

Also called blood knot.

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