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Length overall

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Length overall (LOA, o/a, o.a. or oa) is the maximum length of a vessel's hull measured parallel to the waterline. [1]

11 relations: Berth (moorings), Bowsprit, Hull (watercraft), International Organization for Standardization, Length between perpendiculars, Marina, Overall length, Sailing ship, Tall ship, Waterline length, Yacht.

Berth (moorings)

A berth is a designated location in a port or harbour used for mooring vessels when they are not at sea.

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The bowsprit of a sailing vessel is a spar extending forward from the vessel's prow.

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Hull (watercraft)

The hull is the watertight body of a ship or boat.

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International Organization for Standardization

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is an international standard-setting body composed of representatives from various national standards organizations.

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Length between perpendiculars

Length between perpendiculars (often abbreviated as p/p, p.p., pp, LPP, LBP or Length BPP) is the length of a ship along the waterline from the forward surface of the stem, or main bow perpendicular member, to the after surface of the sternpost, or main stern perpendicular member.

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A marina (from Spanish, Portuguese and Italian: marina, "coast" or "shore") is a dock or basin with moorings and supplies for yachts and small boats.

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Overall length

The overall length of an ammunition cartridge is a measurement from the base of the brass shell casing to the tip of the bullet, seated into the brass casing.

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Sailing ship

The term "sailing ship" is most often used to describe any large vessel that uses sails to harness the power of wind.

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Tall ship

A tall ship is a large, traditionally-rigged sailing vessel.

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Waterline length

The waterline length (originally Load Waterline Length, abbreviated to LWL) is the length of a ship or boat at the point where it sits in the water.

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A yacht is a watercraft used for pleasure or sports.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Length_overall

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