(also wall knot)
A knot made at the end of a rope by intertwining the strands.
More example sentences
- A single wale-knot is made by untwisting the ends of a rope, and making a bight with the first strand.
- Some have only a wale knot, the use whereof is to hold off the cable from the main capstan.
Definition of wale knot in:
- The US English dictionary