either of a pair of matching fittings fastened to the ends of lengths of wire rope to join them together.
noun 1. (in embroidery) a stitch formed from the entwining of stitches.
noun 1. ski tow.
noun 1. a long, narrow path or building where ropes are made. noun 1. a long narrow usually covered path or shed where ropes are made
noun 1. a ropedancer.