catfall

/ (ˈkætˌfɔːl) /


noun
  1. nautical the line used in a cat

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How to use catfall in a sentence

  • The first captain of the forecastle was an old seaman of the name of catfall.

    The Wing-and-Wing | J. Fenimore Cooper