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ballast tank [2 records]

Record 1 2003-09-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Ship and Boat Parts
DEF

A double-bottom, peak, or deep tank for the carriage of water ballast.

Key term(s)
  • double bottom tank

French

Domaine(s)
  • Parties des bateaux
DEF

Réservoir d'un navire destiné à l'eau de mer servant de lest, au transport de l'eau ou de carburants liquides.

OBS

citerne de ballast; water-ballast : termes uniformisés par le Comité de normalisation de la terminologie navale.

Key term(s)
  • water ballast

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Partes de los barcos
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Record 2 1997-03-04

English

Subject field(s)
  • Ship and Boat Parts
  • Underwater Diving (Sports)

French

Domaine(s)
  • Parties des bateaux
  • Plongée sous-marine (Sports)
DEF

Dans une soucoupe plongeante ou un bathyscaphe, réservoir qui contient de la grenaille utilisée comme lest.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Partes de los barcos
  • Buceo (Deportes)
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