trip line


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Noun1.trip line - a light rope used in lumbering to free a dog hook from a log at a distancetrip line - a light rope used in lumbering to free a dog hook from a log at a distance
rope - a strong line
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In addition, unlike other allies, Taiwan does not have American troops stationed there as a "trip line," such as is the case with Baltic states that are members of NATO.
When you want to leave, you simply slip the Med Hook down the other boat's chain, lift the chain while you retrieve your own anchor, and then use the trip line to release the chain.
In the instant it took for Blanc to realize that he'd been caught by a trip line, there was a tremendous flash followed by an ear-splitting explosion that rocked the armoured carrier.
Students formulate a trip line that becomes an integer line.