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1. load line, plimsoll, plimsoll line, plimsoll mark

waterlines to show the level the water should reach when the ship is properly loaded

2. plimsoll

a light gym shoe with a rubber sole and a canvas top

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a light rubber-soled canvas shoe worn for various sports
. Also called: gym shoe, sandshoe

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Chiefly British
A rubber-soled cloth shoe; a sneaker.

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