Meaning of double-bank


Pronunciation: (dub'ul bangk'), [key]
— v.t. Naut.
  1. to have two rowers pull (each of a number of oars).
  2. to have people pull (a rope) from both sides.
  3. to row (a boat) with rowers for both sides on each thwart.
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