the difference between the volume of a hull below the designed waterline and the volume of the hull below the lowest opening incapable of being made watertight.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of reserve buoyancy
First recorded in 1900–05
Words nearby reserve buoyancy
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