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  1. capsizingnoun

    (nautical) the event of a boat accidentally turning over in the water


  1. capsizingnoun

    An overturning of a boat etc.

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  1. Capsizing

    of Capsize


  1. Capsizing

    Capsizing is when a boat or ship is turned on its side or overturned. The act of reversing a capsized vessel is called righting. If a capsized vessel has enough flotation to prevent sinking, it may recover on its own if the stability is such that it is not stable inverted. Vessels of this design are called self-righting.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of capsizing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of capsizing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  1. Susan Kangal:

    We were probably an inch from capsizing; everybody was ready to jump. I didn't have a life jacket on.

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