What does entering-ropes mean?

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Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. entering-ropes

    Three are sometimes used to aid in climbing the ship's side. They hang from the upper part on the right, left, and middle of the steps. (See GANGWAY.) The upper end of an entering-rope is rove through an eye in the iron stanchion at the gangway; it is walled, crowned, and otherwise ornamentally fitted.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of entering-ropes in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of entering-ropes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3



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