grappling hook

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Noun1.grappling hook - a tool consisting of several hooks for grasping and holdinggrappling hook - a tool consisting of several hooks for grasping and holding; often thrown with a rope
crampon, crampoon - a hinged pair of curved iron bars; used to raise heavy objects
claw, hook - a mechanical device that is curved or bent to suspend or hold or pull something
tool - an implement used in the practice of a vocation
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Translations
entraushakaheittokoukku

grappling hook

, grappling iron
nHaken m, → Greifer m; (Naut) → Enterhaken m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
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He also alleged that a "grappling gun" he wrote about in Owl had been stolen by Marvel for use in a Captain America film.
The parachute and grappling gun add some pretty impressive stunt work into the equation and in this area the game really excels in terms of possibilities!
There are some puzzles - generally involving Van Helsing's grappling gun - but action prevails.