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manrope

[man-rohp] /ˈmænˌroʊp/
noun, Nautical
1.
a rope placed at the side of a gangway, ladder, or the like, to serve as a rail.
Origin
1760-1770
1760-70; man1 + rope
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manrope

/ˈmænˌrəʊp/
noun
1.
(nautical) a rope railing
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