HyperDic: lead_line

English > 1 sense of the expression lead line:
NOUNartifactlead line, sounding line(nautical) plumb line for determining depth
English > lead line: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
Meaning(nautical) plumb line for determining depth.
Synonymsounding line
Categoryseafaring, navigation, sailingThe work of a sailor / sailor
Partssounding leadA metal bob at the end of a sounding line
Broaderplumb line, perpendicularA cord from which a metal weight is suspended pointing directly to the earth's center of gravity

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