pitching
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This is a motion of a ship or airplane experienced when
pivoting about the transverse axis of the hull (in a ship), or
fuselage (in an airplane). In an ATB (articulated tug barge) a tug
is generally free to pitch independently of the interlocked barge.
Violent pitching of the type illustrated in this
cold war era destroyer takes its toll on
crewmembers in terms of physical
This illustrates pitching