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cablelaid: Meaning and Definition of

ca•ble•laid

Pronunciation: (k?'bul-l?d"), [key]
? adj.
  1. noting a rope formed of three plain-laid ropes twisted together in a left-handed direction; hawser-laid.
  2. noting a rope formed of three backhanded ropes twisted together in a right-handed direction.
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