crest width

crest width

[′krest ‚width]
(oceanography)
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About 200 m on the left bank: - slope of the bank on the motorway side at 3h / 2v with a minimum crest width of 3 m in free rip rap on the lower part associated with beds of plants and planets on the upper part, - recovery of the bed of the bourbre with a width of about 5.
The report says: "The storms in December 2013 and January 2014 caused additional erosion of approximately 4,000 cubic metres to the existing SSSI, and reduced the crest width to less than 5m from the sea wall in places.
26 billion, its height will be 59m, crest width 10m, elevation 184m, crest length 1,137m, maximum storage level 177.
Measurements of maximum length, longitudinal length, proximal width, distal width, delto-pectoral crest width, lateral diameter at sectioning site, ventral to dorsal thickness at sectioning site, and mass were recorded.
The refurbishment of the egglistrasse also includes a widening of the crest width to 3.
Construction of Badasa dam along Burji River to a total height 52 m, crest length of 300m, crest width 15m and to impound 3.
Around 3,955 tonnes of rock was placed under the shingle to maintain the crest width during future storms, said Neil Watson for the Environment Agency.