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The metacentric height (GM) is the distance between the center of gravity of a ship and its metacenter. The GM is used to calculate the stability of a ship and this must be done before it proceeds to sea. The GM must equal or...
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Definition of metacentric from the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary with audio pronunciations, thesaurus, Word of the Day, and word games.
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metacentric height ( medə′sentrik ′hīt ) ( naval architecture ) The vertical distance between a ship's center of gravity and its metacenter, for
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metacentric adj. Of or relating to a metacenter. Genetics. Having the centromere in the median position so that the arms are of equal length
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metacentric. Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary. Jump to: navigation, search ... Retrieved from "http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/metacentric" ...
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Information about metacentric in the free online English ... metacentric - having two equal arms because of the median position of the ...
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Metacentric Height. By Stuart Slade. Updated 19 December 1998 ... This makes metacentric height a very useful index of ship's stability. ...
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Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "metacentric" is defined. ... metacentric: American Heritage Dictionary of the English ...
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GWPDA Maritime War Section - Metacentric Height ... Larger metacentric height (GM) = larger Righting Arm (RA) = greater stability ...
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Humans normally have 46 chromosomes in each cell, divided into 23 pairs. Two copies of chromosome 20, one copy inherited from each parent, form one of the pairs. ...
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Metacentric. Definition(s) ... Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary by Merriam ... Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications ...
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A researcher studied six independently assorting genes in a plant. ... 6. GIVEN THAT AN ORGANISM HAS 10 METACENTRIC CHROMOSOMES BEFORE MEIOTIC DIVISION: ...
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Metacentric: Government news feed pilot. Jan 6 - Seeded by Phil Shaw ... The Metacentric "Free Trial .gov" package enables government departments to set ...
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