Standing part

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(Naut.) That part of a tackle which is made fast to a block, point, or other object
That part of a rope around which turns are taken with the running part in making a knot or the like.

See also: Standing, Standing

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An enduring earthquake image of California is a collapsed adobe home with the door frame as the only standing part.
Estimate non-contractual annual minimum of the standing part (spot transactions): 30 000 EUR HT.
Suzanne Rowan, of Colwyn Bay, said: "It's time to start spending money on building up a long standing part of Colwyn Bay - its pier.
When our table was ready, we were shown to The Dungeon restaurant, housed in the ancient barrel-vaulted basement of the castle - the oldest standing part of the building.
It is also referred to as the Amidah, "the standing"--obviously, the standing part is important.
Premium international brands including Chanel, Gucci, Prada and Louis Vitton have been a long standing part of Melbourne's retail landscape however the addition of these mid to lower priced retailers has driven renewed excitement amongst customers as well as demand from other operators, encouraged by the prospect that locating close to these marquee names will increase exposure and boost sales.
Woods took on the course like a champion, if not exactly relishing its challenge, still probing it for weaknesses, wrestling with its problems and standing up to fight, even on the occasions when 30mph winds made just the standing part difficult.
We're very excited to have integrated this long standing part of our business into the user friendly screening system that handles the applicant background checks.
Shipboard language is English and the Russian knot-tiers said 'make a loop on the standing part of the line' as though they had learned it in the Royal Navy.