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double hitch

noun
1.
a Blackwall hitch with an extra upper loop passed around the hook.
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  • The guide did so, and Ned lost no time in taking a double hitch about Stacy's waist.

  • I was thinking we might get a double hitch on yon Shipley by proving from Cranford he hadn't been near the latter's shack.

    Bulldog Carney W. A. Fraser

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