leech rope


noun Nautical.

a boltrope along a leech.

Nearby words

  1. lee, tsung-dao,
  2. lee-enfield,
  3. leeboard,
  4. leech,
  5. leech line,
  6. leechcraft,
  7. leechee,
  8. leeds,
  9. leeds castle,
  10. leek

Origin of leech rope

First recorded in 1760–70

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