swiftering line

swiftering line
noun
Etymology: swiftering (gerund of swifter) (II) + line
: a line used to swifter in rigging

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • swifter — I. ˈswiftə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: swift (IV) + er 1. : the forward or after shroud of a lower mast see ship illustration 2 …   Useful english dictionary

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