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  • 1 Ballast tractor — A ballast tractor is a heavy haulage road vehicle designed to pull or push heavy or exceptional loads. Unlike the tractor unit from an articulated trailer, the ballast tractor is designed or adapted to pull or push loads from a drawbar. By… …

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  • 2 ballast — [16] Originally, ballast appears to have meant literally ‘bare load’ – that is, a load carried by a ship simply for the sake of its weight, and without any commercial value. English probably acquired it, via Low German, from a Scandinavian… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 3 ballast — [16] Originally, ballast appears to have meant literally ‘bare load’ – that is, a load carried by a ship simply for the sake of its weight, and without any commercial value. English probably acquired it, via Low German, from a Scandinavian… …

    Word origins

  • 4 Sailing ballast — Ballast is used in sailboats to provide moment to resist the lateral forces on the sail. Insufficiently ballasted boats will tend to tip, or heel, excessively in high winds. Too much heel may result in the boat capsizing. When sailing vessels… …

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  • 5 Electrical ballast — Choke ballast (inductor) used in older lighting. This example is from a tanning bed. Requires a lamp starter (below) and capacitor …

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  • 6 Constant Weight without fins — is an AIDA free diving discipline in which the free diver descends and ascends by swimming without the use of fins or without pulling on the rope or changing his ballast; only a single hold of the rope to stop the descent and to start the ascent… …

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  • 7 Gliding competitions — Some of the pilots in the sport of gliding take part in gliding competitions. These are usually racing competitions, but there are also aerobatic contests and cross country distance competitions. Many other pilots enjoy flying cross country just… …

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  • 8 Gliding competition — Competition grid at 2004 UK Standard Class Nationals, Aston Down Some of the pilots in the sport of gliding take part in gliding competitions. These are usually racing competitions, but there are also aerobatic contests and on line league tables …

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  • 9 Paper plane — This article is about toy aircraft fashioned from paper. For other uses, see Paper plane (disambiguation). Instructions for a traditional paper plane. A paper plane, paper aeroplane (UK), paper airplane (US), paper glider, paper dart or dart is a …

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  • 10 SS Waratah — The SS Waratah , sometimes referred to as Australia s Titanic , was a 500 foot steamer. In July 1909, the ship, en route from Durban to Cape Town, disappeared with 211 passengers and crew aboard. The disappearance of the ship remains one of the… …

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  • 11 Rashness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Rashness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 rashness rashness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 temerity temerity want of caution imprudence indiscretion Sgm: N 1 overconfidence overconfidence presumption audacity GR …

    English dictionary for students

  • 12 Edward Coke — This article is about the seventeenth century jurist. For other uses, see Edward Coke (disambiguation). Sir Edward Coke …

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  • 13 ἀνερματίστως — ἀνερμάτιστος without ballast adverbial ἀνερμάτιστος without ballast masc/fem acc pl (doric) …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 14 ἀνερμάτιστον — ἀνερμάτιστος without ballast masc/fem acc sg ἀνερμάτιστος without ballast neut nom/voc/acc sg …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 15 The Thekla — The Old Profanity Vivian and Ki in the hold, early days Address Floating Harbour City Bristol Country …

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  • 16 The Thekla (Old Profanity Showboat) — The Old Profanity Showboat was a late 1982 middle of the night brainchild of Ki Longfellow Stanshall, the wife of Vivian Stanshall. The showboat was based on the idea of creating, owning, and running a theatre on a sea going ship and using it to… …

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  • 17 Lenin (nuclear icebreaker) — NS Lenin is a Soviet icebreaker launched in 1957, and is both the world s first nuclear powered surface ship and the first nuclear powered civilian vessel. Lenin was put into operation in 1959 and officially decommissioned in 1989.pecifications*… …

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  • 18 Walrus HULA — The Walrus HULA is a proposed Hybrid Ultra Large Aircraft. The goal is to create an airship capable of traveling up to 12,000 nautical miles (about 22,000 km) in range, while carrying 500 1000 tons of cargo. In distinct contrast to earlier… …

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  • 19 Cumberland Valley Railroad — Reporting mark CVRR[1] Locale U.S. states of Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and …

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  • 20 Massey Harris Model 20 — The Massey Harris Model 20 was a two plow tractor built by Massey Harris (later Massey Ferguson) from 1946 1948.Pripps, p.78.] Introduced to commemorate Massey s 100th anniversary in 1947, the 20 was virtually identical to the earlier Model 81,… …

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