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Loaded Draught (or Draft)

Loaded draught (or draft) is the depth of water to which a ship is immersed when fully loaded.

What is Loaded Draught (or Draft)?

Loaded draught (or draft) is the depth of water to which a ship is immersed when fully loaded. It is the level to which part of a ship can safely go under the water when it is carrying goods, passengers, etc. without the ship sinking.

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