submerse

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v submerse put under water "submerge your head completely"
    • v submerse sink below the surface; go under or as if under water
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Submerse (Bot) Submersed.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • submerse To put under water; submerge.
    • submerse Same as submersed.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Submerse sub-mėrs′ to plunge under water: to overflow with water: to drown
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. submergĕre, -mersumsub, under, mergĕre, to plunge.

Usage

In literature:

But we had suffered considerably through submersion.
"World's War Events, Vol. I" by Various
But we had suffered considerably through submersion.
"New York Times Current History; The European War, Vol 2, No. 4, July, 1915" by Various
Three men stood in line on the aft hatch while the submersible glided through the port waters.
"Some Naval Yarns" by Mordaunt Hall
Total submersion can only be applied in the case of absolutely level lands, and is practised to an enormous extent in Piedmont and Lombardy.
"Manures and the principles of manuring" by Charles Morton Aikman
The earliest literary notices of baptism are far from conclusive in favour of submersion, and are often to be regarded as merely rhetorical.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3" by Various
Now that I think it over, I seem to remember that I had hoped, after all, that the submersion of the roads would forbid it.
"A Little Tour in France" by Henry James
A big submersible breaks water suddenly.
"With The Night Mail" by Rudyard Kipling
The submersible was sighted on July 1, 1915, by a French aeroplane.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume III (of VIII)" by Various
Even to-day one hundred feet is an unusual depth of submersion for the largest submarines.
"Aircraft and Submarines" by Willis J. Abbot
Improvement in motive machinery is the vital necessity in the development of the submersible.
"The Journal of Submarine Commander von Forstner" by Georg-Günther von Forstner
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In news:

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — An unmanned submersible joined Thursday's search for a missing diver employed by the Washington Department of Natural Resources, according to Cmdr.
Colombia nabs fully submersible drug submarine.
Last July, another fully submersible "narcosub" was seized just across the border by authorities in neighboring Ecuador.
Submersible sphere made by Ladish.
"Semi- submersibles " become the transportation of choice for drug smugglers.
PADI Diving Society's Total Submersion 2010.
How about exploring the remains of the Titanic from an Mir submersible vehicle at 12,500 feet below sea level.
It is designed to be fully submersed in grain.
Earle founded an Alameda Company that builds submersibles to explore the ocean.
High-End Submersible Brings Luxury to a New Low.
A Mir submersible, with room for only three people, can travel far undersea.
His ocean submersible had reached a depth 35,756 feet below the surface.
UK-based company, Deep Ocean Expeditions, takes tourists down to the depths of the Atlantic Ocean on highly specialized Russian-leased MIR submersible vessels.
Robot submersibles used off Oregon coast could help forecast other eruptions .
'Killer Karaoke ': Submersed Swing.
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In science:

In the Appendix we prove a fact on horizontally holomorphic submersions which is needed in the proof of Theorem 3.1 .
Harmonic morphisms with one-dimensional fibres on Einstein manifolds
Suppose that codim V = n , and let ϕ : (U, g |U ) → (N , h) be a submersive harmonic morphism whose fibres are open subsets of leaves of V .
Harmonic morphisms with one-dimensional fibres on Einstein manifolds
Let ϕ : (U, g |U ) → (N , h) be a submersive harmonic morphism produced by V .
Harmonic morphisms with one-dimensional fibres on Einstein manifolds
Let ϕ : (M n+1 , g ) → (N n , h) be a submersive harmonic morphism between Riemannian manifolds of dimension n + 1 and n , respectively.
Harmonic morphisms with one-dimensional fibres on Einstein manifolds
Note that ϕ : (M , h) → (N , h) is a Riemannian submersion with geodesic fibres.
Harmonic morphisms with one-dimensional fibres on Einstein manifolds
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