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buntline

[buhnt-lin, -lahyn] /ˈbʌnt lɪn, -ˌlaɪn/
noun, Nautical
1.
one of the ropes attached to the foot of a square sail to haul it up to the yard for furling.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30; bunt2 + line1

Buntline

[buhnt-lin, -lahyn] /ˈbʌnt lɪn, -ˌlaɪn/
noun
1.
Ned, 1823–86, pen name of Edward Zane Carroll Judson.
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British Dictionary definitions for bunt line

buntline

/ˈbʌntlɪn; -ˌlaɪn/
noun
1.
(nautical) one of several lines fastened to the foot of a square sail for hauling it up to the yard when furling
Word Origin
C17: from bunt² + line1
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