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lead line
(English) A line, wire, or cord used to measure depth; it is weighted at one end with a plummet (sounding lead). (See also: depth, bathymetry)
ligne de sonde
(French) Ligne, câble ou cordeau utilisé pour mesurer la profondeur ; il est lesté à une extrémité avec un plomb (plomb de sondage). (See also: depth, bathymetry)
cabo de sonda
(Portuguese) Linha, cabo ou fio com um peso numa das extremidades, usado para medir a profundidade. (See also: depth, bathymetry)

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