ropewalk

[ rohp-wawk ]
/ ˈroʊpˌwɔk /

noun

a long, narrow path or building where ropes are made.

Origin of ropewalk

First recorded in 1665–75; rope + walk
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ropewalk

/ (ˈrəʊpˌwɔːk) /

noun

a long narrow usually covered path or shed where ropes are made
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