||(-en, -er): Skibets stabilitetsforhold i ballastet tilstand.
[SKT81 p.63, SMY]
"ballasted condition. A condition in which it becomes necessary to fill all or part of the ballast tanks in order to secure proper immersion, stability, and steering qualities. The condition may be the result af the consumption of fuel, stores, and water; or the absence of part or all of the designated amount of cargo".