1. A type of knot, often used as an alternative to the overhand knot
, as a stopper.
2. Piece of hardware used in rock climbing (and sometimes rigging) as a rappel
3. Noun or verb. Method of coiling excess cable. Lay
the cable in a figure eight pattern
, stacking the coils atop one another.
4. A pattern of movement effect
with automated lights (or followspot
s), i.e., ballyhoo