Definition for "overhand knot"
Synonym for "overhand knot"
Hypernym for "overhand knot"
- A knot formed by making a loop in an item of cable and pulling the conclusion through it. Also known as single knot.
- a specific, very simple knot, made use of e.g. to avoid the end of a rope from unraveling, and also as element of various other knots.
- a straightforward small knot (frequently used within other knots)
- See Illustration of Knot.