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