The definition of 'metacentre' & the word 'metacentre' in example sentences or phrases

Noun
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(shipbuilding) the point of intersection between two vertical lines, one line through the center of buoyancy of the hull of a ship in equilibrium and the other line through the center of buoyancy of the hull when the ship is inclined to one side; the distance of this intersection above the center of gravity is an indication of the stability of the ship

Synonyms of the word 'metacentre' & Antonyms of the word 'metacentre'.

Noun
Synonymsmetacenter,