becket bend


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becket bend

n
(Knots) another name for sheet bend
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Noun1.becket bend - a hitch used for temporarily tying a rope to the middle of another rope (or to an eye)becket bend - a hitch used for temporarily tying a rope to the middle of another rope (or to an eye)
hitch - a knot that can be undone by pulling against the strain that holds it; a temporary knot
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Attach the free end of the swing ropes to the beckets that are in the seat rope slings with a becket bend (see illustration: Knots).