coefficient-fineness

block coefficient

noun Naval Architecture.
the ratio of the immersed volume of a vessel to the product of its immersed draft, length, and beam.
Also called coefficient of fineness.


Origin:
1900–05

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coefficient of fineness

noun Naval Architecture.
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