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laden draughtnoun [C]

UK (US laden draft) uk   us  
TRANSPORT the depth of a ​ship when it is in the water and ​carrying something, taken from the ​lowestpoint of the ​ship to the ​level of the surface of the water: a ​ship with a ​ladendraught of 13.75 ​meters or more
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