'rope' can also refer to...

Abel Roper (1665—1726) bookseller and political writer

Abua Moves to Earth on a Rope

bolt rope

bull rope

cable-laid rope

calf roping

cant rope

Ellen Mary Rope (1855—1934) sculptor and plaster designer

Esther Gertrude Roper (1868—1938) suffragist

foot rope

Give 'Em Enough Rope (Clash album)


Hard Rope & Silken Twine (Incredible String Band album)


Hugh Trevor-Roper (1914—2003) historian

John Roper (c. 1476—1524) legal official

Kar and the Rope between Sky and Earth

Lanning Roper (1912—1983) landscape gardener and journalist

Lyndal Roper

Margaret Roper (1505—1544) scholar and daughter of Sir Thomas More

Mark Roper (b. 1951)

Nawuge: The Rope to Earth

Ngun Lo Ki and the Rope from Heaven

Nun and the Rope to Earth

Old Rope String Band

Ori and the Rope of Cows' Hide

Patrick Dacre Trevor Roper (1916—2004) ophthalmic surgeon and author

Primrose Roper (1908—1978) painter and gardener

ridge rope



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N. an element of chaff consisting of a long roll of metallic foil or wire that is designed for broad, low- frequency responses.

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

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