deep-sea lead

noun

Definition of deep-sea lead

: a lead used for sounding in deep water specifically : the heaviest of sounding leads used in water exceeding 100 fathoms in depth

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“Deep-sea lead.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deep-sea%20lead. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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