breast line


noun Nautical.

a mooring line securing a ship to that part of a pier alongside it.

Nearby words

  1. bream,
  2. bream, julian,
  3. breast,
  4. breast beam,
  5. breast drill,
  6. breast pump,
  7. breast timber,
  8. breast wall,
  9. breast wheel,
  10. breast-beating

Also called breast, breast fast.

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