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buntline


buntline


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Buntline  \Bunt"line\,  n.  [2d  bunt  +  line.]  (Naut.) 
  One  of  the  ropes  toggled  to  the  footrope  of  a  sail,  used  to 
  haul  up  to  the  yard  the  body  of  the  sail  when  taking  it  in 
  --Totten.