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cringle

Saltos de línea: crin¦gle
Pronunciación: /ˈkrɪŋɡ(ə)l
 
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Definición de cringle en inglés:

sustantivo

Sailing
A ring of rope containing a thimble, for another rope to pass through.
Example sentences
  • Along that edge of the sail there will be a series of cringles, or large stainless grommets.
  • The Shearwater has three sets of cringles numbered 1, 2, and 3 from the bottom up.
  • To make it easier to use the hooks, you can lash two stainless steel rings through the cringles at each tack reef location.

Origen

early 17th century: from Low German kringel, diminutive of kring 'ring'.

Words that rhyme with cringle

commingle, dingle, Fingal, intermingle, jingle, mingle, shingle, single, swingle, tingle

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