(Of rope) made of four strands laid right-handed, typically around a core, used especially on yachts.
More example sentences
- There are three types of fiber line lays: hawser-laid, shroud-laid, and cable-laid lines.
- If you had a shroud-laid rope you would need to coil it counter clockwise, but all working lines on a ship are ‘hawser laid’.
Definition of shroud-laid in:
- The British & World English dictionary