Definition of Plimsol

1. plimsoll [n -S] - See also: plimsoll



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Plimsol

plieth
plight
plighted
plighter
plighters
plightful
plighting
plightly
plights
plim
plimed
pliming
plimmed
plimming
plims
plimsol (current term)
plimsole
plimsoles
plimsoll
plimsolled
plimsolls
plimsols
pling
plings
plink
plinked
plinker
plinkers
plinking
plinks

Literary usage of Plimsol

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Australian Byways: The Narrative of a Sentimental Traveler by Norman Duncan (1915)
"... and a vast overflow of logs, stowed forward, that the plimsol mark was deep underwater. In gray weather we stepped with care through the Grafton Passage ..."

2. Australian Byways: The Narrative of a Sentimental Traveler by Norman Duncan (1915)
"... and a vast overflow of logs, stowed forward, that the plimsol mark was deep underwater. In gray weather we stepped with care through the Grafton Passage ..."

3. ... Report of Proceedings of the 1st- Annual Convention of the American by American Federation of Labor, American Federation of Labor. Convention (1889)
"I commend their cause to your earnest consideration, and trust that from our action on this question will arise an American plimsol. ..."

4. Transactions of the Canadian Society of Civil Engineers by Canadian Society of Civil Engineers (1891)
"With regard to the definition of a gassy mine it may be said no two mines are alike, and the adoption of a " plimsol " mark is dimc'ilt. ..."

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