immersed

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(hydrostatics) the apparent loss in weight of a body immersed in a fluid is equal to the weight of the displaced fluid Archimedes' principle , law of Archimedes
vessel containing liquid in which something is immersed (as to process it or to maintain it at a constant temperature or to lubricate it) bath
medium to large deciduous oak of central and eastern North America with ovoid acorns deeply immersed in large fringed cups; yields tough close-grained wood bur oak , burr oak , mossy-cup oak , mossycup oak , Quercus macrocarpa
(physics) the center of mass of the immersed part of ship or other floating object center of buoyancy , center of immersion , centre of buoyancy , centre of immersion
bathtub in which your buttocks and hips are immersed as if you were sitting in a chair and you bathe in a sitting position hip bath , sitz bath
heating element that is immersed in the liquid that is to be heated (as in a hot-water tank) immersion heater
medium-large deciduous timber tree of central and southern United States; acorns deeply immersed in the cup and mature in first year overcup oak , Quercus lyrata
immersed in thought pensive
(hydrostatics) the volume of a body immersed in a fluid is equal to the volume of the displaced fluid principle of liquid displacement
gull-like seabird that flies along the surface of the water with an elongated lower mandible immersed to skim out food skimmer
process of becoming softened and saturated as a consequence of being immersed in water (or other liquid) soak , soakage , soaking
lounge while immersed in something wallow
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