carrick bend definition

  • noun:
    • Nautical a kind of knot regularly fasten two cables or hawsers together.
    • A round knot regularly join two rope hawsers whenever required to get round the barrel of a capstan without jamming.
    • a kind of knot, utilized for bending together hawsers or other ropes.
    • Nautical, a particular sorts of knot for joining two cables or hawsers.
    • a knot regularly connect the finishes of two huge ropes or hawsers

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