man rope

manrope

[man-rohp]
noun Nautical.
a rope placed at the side of a gangway, ladder, or the like, to serve as a rail.

Origin:
1760–70; man1 + rope

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manrope (ˈmænˌrəʊp)
 
n
nautical a rope railing

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