Plimsoll line

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Plimsoll line

(ˈplɪmsəl)
n
(Nautical Terms) another name for load line
[C19: named after Samuel Plimsoll (1824–98), MP, who advocated its adoption]
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Noun1.Plimsoll line - waterlines to show the level the water should reach when the ship is properly loaded
water line, waterline, water level - a line corresponding to the surface of the water when the vessel is afloat on an even keel; often painted on the hull of a ship
Translations

Plimsoll line

, Plimsoll mark
nHöchstlademarke f

Plimsoll line

n (Naut) → linea di immersione massima
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I have been a duty manager for Wetherspoon's for three-and-a-half years and with the company for five-and-a-half, working at Redcar's Plimsol Line and Thomas Sheraton in Stockton.
Members and other people linked to the club have expressed their pride in Billy's achievements and thank everyone who sponsored him so generously, particularly Phil Tindle and the Plimsol Line who have been extra generous.