Yahoo Answers is shutting down on May 4th, 2021 (Eastern Time) and beginning April 20th, 2021 (Eastern Time) the Yahoo Answers website will be in read-only mode. There will be no changes to other Yahoo properties or services, or your Yahoo account. You can find more information about the Yahoo Answers shutdown and how to download your data on this help page.

what is a slip room(navy)?

2 Answers

Relevance
  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    A slip is a place to moor along side of the dock.

    "Slip room" is not a nautical term.

    There is also the term "slipway", which is a ramp such as used for launching ships.

    To say "We lack slip room" would mean there is no place to berth the boat/ship.

    Slip can also mean the difference between indicated speed and actual speed or theoretical distance the prop would travel in a single revolution.

    A slip can also mean the ship is insured.

  • 1 month ago

    I don't know but I have always been curious about what the "poop deck" is!  LOL

    I love going on cruises!  but, I get it that it is very different than being in the Navy!  (I know what the mess and  sick bay are!)

Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.