Definition of Marlinspikes

1. Noun. (plural of marlinspike) ¹



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Definition of Marlinspikes

1. marlinspike [n] - See also: marlinspike

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Marlinspikes

marlier
marliest
marlin
marline
marlined
marlines
marlinespike
marlinespikes
marling
marlings
marlingspike
marlingspikes
marlining
marlins
marlinspike
marlinspikes (current term)
marlite
marlites
marlitic
marlpit
marls
marlstone
marlstones
marly
marm
marma
marmalade
marmalade box
marmalade bush
marmalade dropper

Literary usage of Marlinspikes

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1. The National Zoological Park: A Popular Account of Its Collections by Ned Hollister (1919)
"The straight, sharply-pointed horns are much in favor with East Indian sailors for use as marlinspikes. The zebu (Bos indicus], a domestic variety much bred ..."

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