carrick

Carrick

Car"rick\, n. (Naut.) A carack. See Carack.

Carrick bend (Naut.), a kind of knot, used for bending together hawsers or other ropes.

Carrick bitts (Naut.), the bitts which support the windlass. --Totten.
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