hawsepipe hawsepipe

Definition(s):

  • (n) the hole that an anchor rope passes through

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • After the last anchor chain has rattled through the hawsepipe in Portsmouth, a question will remain: What has it all proved? That man can sail round the globe has been known .
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periphery periphery
/pə ˈrɪ fə ri /