roll
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This is a motion in a ship or airplane experienced when
pivoting about the longitudinal axis of the hull (ship), or fuselage
(airplane). In an ATB (articulated tug barge), the tug generally
rolls together with the interlocked barge.
A Knox-class frigate rolls in heavy seas. With
tall and heavy upper works, these relatively small
ships are prone to rolling.
This illustrates rolling