longitudinal metacentric height

noun

Definition of longitudinal metacentric height

: the distance between the center of gravity of a ship and the longitudinal metacenter

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“Longitudinal metacentric height.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/longitudinal%20metacentric%20height. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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