figure of eight definition

  • noun:
    • a knot having the model of the numeral 8; tied up in a rope which has been passed away through a hole or pulley and that prevents the line from coming free
    • a knot having the shape of the numeral 8; tied up in a rope that has been passed through a hole or pulley and that stops the rope from coming free
    • a knot obtaining the model of the numeral 8; tied in a rope which has been passed through a hole or pulley hence stops the line from coming loose
    • a knot obtaining the shape of the numeral 8; tied up in a rope that is passed away through a hole or pulley hence prevents the rope from coming loose
    • a knot getting the shape of the numeral 8; tied up in a rope that is passed through a hole or pulley which prevents the rope from coming loose
    • a knot obtaining the model of the numeral 8; tied in a rope which has been passed away through a hole or pulley and therefore stops the line from coming loose
    • a knot getting the shape of the numeral 8; tied in a rope that's been passed through a hole or pulley which stops the rope from coming loose
    • a knot obtaining the model of the numeral 8; tied in a rope that is passed away through a hole or pulley and that prevents the rope from coming loose

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