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fly' block"



Mach., Naut.
1. (in a Spanish burton or the like) a block, supported by a runner, through which the hauling part of the fall is rove.
2. any block that shifts with the movement of its tackle.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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