gravity platform

noun

(in the oil industry) a drilling platform that rests directly on the sea bed and is kept in position by its own weight; it is usually made of reinforced concrete

Nearby words

  1. gravity escapement,
  2. gravity fault,
  3. gravity feed,
  4. gravity hinge,
  5. gravity meter,
  6. gravity railroad,
  7. gravity scale,
  8. gravity wave,
  9. gravity wind,
  10. gravlax

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