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jack rope

jack rope
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [jak rohp]
    • /dʒæk roʊp/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [jak rohp]
    • /dʒæk roʊp/

Definitions of jack rope words

  • noun jack rope a rope for bending the foot of a sail to a boom. 1
  • noun jack rope a line that is rove through grommets on the reef band of a square sail, and to which lanyards from the jackstay on the yard are toggled to reef the sail. 1

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Parts of speech for Jack rope

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jack rope popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 37% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 56% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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