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grappling iron

noun
1.
a grapnel.
Also called grappling hook.
Origin
1530-1540
1530-40
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  • One hour later the body was re covered with grappling iron and brought to the city at night.
British Dictionary definitions for grappling iron

grappling iron

noun
1.
a grapnel, esp one used for securing ships
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