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BOOM DEFENCE

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A barrier, usually of wood, chain or netting, stretched across the entrance to a harbour, port or anchorage, to control entry and/or limit the effect of the weather on wave action.

Anti Submarine Netting (Non-Preferred)

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Term Note
BOOM DEFENCE DEPOT A building or site used for the construction and maintenance of boom nets.

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