model basin

noun
variants: or model tank

Definition of model basin

: a tank in which ship models are tested (as for inertia) by being towed at various speeds

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“Model basin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/model%20basin. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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