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euphroe

/ˈjuːfrəʊ; -vrəʊ/
noun
1.
(nautical) a wooden block with holes through which the lines of a crowfoot are rove
Word Origin
C19: from Dutch juffrouw maiden, earlier joncfrouwe (from joncyoung + frouwe woman)

uphroe

/ˈjuːfrəʊ/
noun
1.
(nautical) a variant spelling of euphroe
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