cat hole


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cat hole

n
1. (Nautical Terms) one of a pair of holes in the after part of a ship through which hawsers are passed for steadying the ship or heaving astern
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A cat hole, I was told, is a tiny hole dug in the ground cool hikers use as a toilet.