rat guard


noun

a disk of sheet metal fitted around a hawser to prevent rats from boarding a vessel moored at a dock.

Nearby words

  1. rasure,
  2. rat,
  3. rat cheese,
  4. rat claw foot,
  5. rat fink,
  6. rat islands,
  7. rat kangaroo,
  8. rat on,
  9. rat pack,
  10. rat race

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