Words nearby metacentric
OTHER WORDS FROM metacentricmet·a·cen·tric·i·ty [met-uh-sen-tris-i-tee] /ˌmɛt ə sɛnˈtrɪs ɪ ti/, noun
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The metacentric height of a vessel is a term used in naval architecture to express the stability of the ship.
The measure of stability is expressed in inches of metacentric height.
Round the top of the scale, at D, are engraved four different draughts, and under these are the metacentric heights.