longitudinal framed ship

longitudinal framed ship

[‚län·jə′tüd·ən·əl ‚frāmd ′ship]
(naval architecture)
A ship constructed of widely spaced, transverse frames, which support a number of small fore and aft frames.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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