length between perpendiculars


noun Nautical.

the length of a hull between the forward and after perpendicular.Compare perpendicular(def 11).

Nearby words

  1. lenes,
  2. lenexa,
  3. lenglen,
  4. lenglen, suzanne,
  5. length,
  6. length over all,
  7. lengthen,
  8. lengthman,
  9. lengthways,
  10. lengthwise

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