Robbin

World English Dictionary
roband or robbin (ˈrɒbənd, ˈrəʊbənd)
 
n
nautical a piece of marline used for fastening a sail to a spar
 
[C18: probably related to Middle Dutch rabant, from ra sailyard + bant band]
 
robbin or robbin
 
n
 
[C18: probably related to Middle Dutch rabant, from ra sailyard + bant band]

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World English Dictionary
robbin (ˈrɒbɪn)
 
n
nautical another word for roband

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