curve of areas

Definition of curve of areas

: a curve that is composed in its forward half of a curve of versed sines and in its after half of a trochoid and is used in distributing the displacement in the design of a ship

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“Curve of areas.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/curve%20of%20areas. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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