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bulkhead

Saltos de línea: bulk|head
Pronunciación: /ˈbʌlkhɛd
 
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Definición de bulkhead en inglés:

sustantivo

A dividing wall or barrier between separate compartments inside a ship, aircraft, or other vehicle.
Example sentences
  • The frigates have a double-skinned hull divided by ten bulkheads into watertight compartments.
  • The submarine consists of six watertight compartments separated by transverse bulkheads in a pressurised double-hull.
  • The aft compartment extended from the wing rear beam to a point forward of the aft pressure bulkhead of the fuselage.

Origen

late 15th century: from Old Norse bálkr 'partition' + head.

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