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Definition of Pierson-moskowitz scale

Pierson-moskowitz scale Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Dictionary of Military Terms
A scale that categorizes the force of progressively higher wind speeds. See also sea state. (JP 4-01.6)
Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )