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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -marline-, *marline*
English-Thai: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
marline[N] ปลาทะเลชนิดหนึ่ง
marline-spike[N] เชือกขนาดเล็กที่ฟั่นกันเป็นเกลียว

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
marlinespike    (n) (m aa1 l i n s p ai k)
marlinespikes    (n) (m aa1 l i n s p ai k s)

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Marline \Mar"line\, v. t. [F. merliner.] (Naut.)
     To wind marline around; as, to marline a rope.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Marline \Mar"line\, n. [LG. marlien, marling, or D. marling,
     marlijn, fr. D. marren to tie, prob. akin to E. moor, v., and
     lijn line: cf.F. merlin. See {Moor}, v., {Line}.] (Naut.)
     A small line composed of two strands a little twisted, used
     for winding around ropes and cables, to prevent their being
     weakened by fretting.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     {Marline spike}, {Marling spike} (Naut.), an iron tool
        tapering to a point, used to separate the strands of a
        rope in splicing and in marling. It has an eye in the
        thick end to which a lanyard is attached. See {Fid}.
        [Written also {marlin spike}]
  
     {Marline-spike bird}. [The name alludes to the long middle
        tail feathers.] (Zool.)
     (a) A tropic bird.
     (b) A jager, or skua gull.
         [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  marline
      n 1: a small usually tarred line of 2 strands

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