seakeeping

[ see-kee-ping ]
/ ˈsiˌki pɪŋ /

noun

the ability of a vessel to endure rough conditions at sea and navigate safely during long storms.

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Origin of seakeeping

First recorded in 1960–65; sea + keeping
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