leadblock

/ˈlidblɒk/ (say 'leedblok)

noun
a fixed block on a sailing boat, used in altering the direction of pull on a line.
Also, lead.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • lead — I. /lid / (say leed) verb (led, leading) –verb (t) 1. (led, leading) ) to take or conduct on the way; go before or with to show the way. 2. to conduct by holding and guiding: to lead a horse by a rope. 3. (led …   Australian English dictionary

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