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Lanyard

Lan´yard
n.1.(Naut.) A short piece of rope or line for fastening something in ships; as, the lanyards of the gun ports, of the buoy, and the like; esp., pieces passing through the dead-eyes, and used to extend shrouds, stays, etc.
2.(Mil.) A strong cord, about twelve feet long, with an iron hook at one end a handle at the other, used in firing cannon with a friction tube.
Noun1.Lanyardlanyard - a cord with an attached hook that is used to fire certain types of cannon
Synonyms: laniard
2.lanyard - a cord worn around the neck to hold a knife or whistle
Synonyms: laniard
3.lanyard - (nautical) a line used for extending or fastening rigging on ships
Synonyms: laniard
cord, laniard
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