half-breadth plan

[ haf-bredth, -bretth, -breth, hahf- ]
/ ˈhæfˈbrɛdθ, -ˈbrɛtθ, -ˈbrɛθ, ˈhɑf- /

noun Naval Architecture.

a diagrammatic plan of one half of the hull of a vessel divided lengthwise amidships, showing water lines, stations, diagonals, and bow and buttock lines.

Nearby words

  1. half-blue,
  2. half-board,
  3. half-boot,
  4. half-bottle,
  5. half-bound,
  6. half-breed,
  7. half-brother,
  8. half-buried,
  9. half-bushel,
  10. half-butt


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