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rope bridge

noun [C] uk   us  
a bridge made of long pieces of rope tied together with knots, and wooden boards for people to walk on, used especially in the past or for children's games
Translations of “rope bridge”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指舊時供兒童玩耍的)索橋…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指旧时供儿童玩耍的)索桥…
(Definition of rope bridge from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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