sheet bend

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Synonyms for sheet bend

a hitch used for temporarily tying a rope to the middle of another rope (or to an eye)

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My Sheet Bend stretches to folding up my Daily Mirror and I thought the Figure Of Eight was an ice-skating move.
Try making good use of your time by practicing the sheet bend. This is a good knot to use when you want to join two ropes together.
A fullerene's 12 pentagons make the carbon sheet bend inward.