Definisi 'ballast'
English to English
noun
1 any heavy material used to stabilize a ship or airship
source: wordnet30
2 coarse gravel laid to form a bed for streets and railroads
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3 an attribute that tends to give stability in character and morals; something that steadies the mind or feelings
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4 a resistor inserted into a circuit to compensate for changes (as those arising from temperature fluctuations)
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5 an electrical device for starting and regulating fluorescent and discharge lamps
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6 Any heavy substance, as stone, iron, etc., put into the hold to sink a vessel in the water to such a depth as to prevent capsizing.
source: webster1913
verb
7 make steady with a ballast
source: wordnet30
8 To steady, as a vessel, by putting heavy substances in the hold.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
material, stuff, electrical device, resistance, resistor,

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