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towrope

[toh-rohp] /ˈtoʊˌroʊp/
noun
1.
a rope or hawser used in towing boats.
Origin
1735-1745
1735-45; tow1 + rope
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  • When the pilot was safely aloft, he released the towrope.
  • They must carry a towrope or chain, jack, and spare tire.
British Dictionary definitions for towrope

towrope

/ˈtəʊˌrəʊp/
noun
1.
a rope or cable used for towing a vehicle or vessel Also called towline
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