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eye-splice definition

  • noun:
    • A splice formed by flexing a rope's end right back, and fastening it in to the rope, developing a loop or attention. See Illust. under splice.
    • Nautical, a kind of eye or circle formed by splicing the end of a rope into itself. Also called spliced attention.
    • A splice formed by bending a rope's end back, and fastening it in to the line, creating a loop or attention. See Illust. under splice.
    • Nautical, sort of attention or group created by splicing the termination of a rope into it self. Also called spliced eye.
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