(Roman Catholic Church) archbishop of Canterbury from 1162 to 1170; murdered following their resistance to Henry II's attempts to get a grip on the clergy (1118-1170)
- (nautical) a brief range with a watch at one end and a knot on various other; regularly secure free things on a ship
- a tiny grommet, or a ring or loop of rope / steel for keeping things constantly in place, as spars, ropes, etc.; in addition a bracket, a pocket, or a handle made of rope.
- A spade for digging grass.
(letter.) A tiny grommet, or a ring or cycle of rope / metal for keeping things in place, as spars, ropes, etc.; also a bracket, a pocket, or a handle made from rope.
- (letter.) A spade for searching turf.
Of Materials for the History of Thomas Becket (ed.