Definition of Outside clinch
1. Noun. A clinch with the end of the line outside the loop.
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Literary usage of Outside clinch
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1. Seamanship: Comp. from Various Authorities, and Illustrated with Numerous by Stephen Bleecker Luce (1877)
"There is an outside clinch, Fig. 85, Plate 10; and an inside clinch, Fig. 86. To Bend a Hemp Cable, use an inside clinch. The end of the cable (a), Fig. ..."
2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"... the bight an outside clinch would be made, depending entirely on the sti/inga, but more ready for slipping. Midshipman'» Hitch (lip. 15). ..."
3. Text-book of Seamanship: The Equipping and Handling of Vessels Under Sail Or by Stephen Bleecker Luce, United States Naval Academy (1898)
"There is an outside clinch, Fig. 98, Plate 19 ; and an inside clinch, Fig. 99. SPLICING. Ropes are joined together, for different purposes, by uniting their ..."