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cablet

[key-blit] /ˈkeɪ blɪt/
noun
1.
a small cable, especially a cablelaid rope under 10 inches (25 cm) in circumference.
Origin
1565-1575
1565-75; cable + -et
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British Dictionary definitions for cablet

cablet

/ˈkeɪblɪt/
noun
1.
a small cable, esp a cable-laid rope that has a circumference of less than 25 centimetres (ten inches)
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