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manrope Syllabification: man·rope
Pronunciation: /ˈmanrōp/

Definition of manrope in English:


A safety rope on a ship’s deck, especially a rope on the side of a ship’s gangway or ladder for support in walking or climbing.
Example sentences
  • If possible a pilot ladder and gangway net should be placed over the lee side with manropes.
  • The central superstructure, manropes, and steering linkage are based on the drawing.
  • Manropes should be supplied in accordance with requirements.
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