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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rob·bin n. Com. A kind of package in which pepper and other dry commodities are sometimes exported from the East Indies. The robbin of rice in Malabar weighs about 84 pounds.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rob·bin, n. Naut. See Ropeband.
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rope·band n. Naut. A small piece of spun yarn or marline, used to fasten the head of the sail to the spar. [Written also roband, and robbin.]