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load-line mark

[ lohd-lahyn ]
/ ˈloʊdˌlaɪn /

noun Nautical.

any of various marks by which the allowable loading and the load line at load displacement are established for a merchant vessel; a load line.

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Nearby words

load module, load off one's feet, load off one's mind, a, load shedding, load the dice, load-line mark, load-lugger, load-shedding, loaded, loaded for bear, loaded question
Also called Plimsoll mark.
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