depth

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immeasurable depth or void abyss
volume of water that would cover 1 acre to a depth of 1 foot; 43,560 cubic feet or 1233.5 cubic meters acre-foot
sculptural relief in which forms extend out from the background to at least half their depth alto relievo , alto rilievo , high relief
instrument that measures the depth of water bathometer , bathymeter
depth of water, instrument measuring bathometer , sonar
5,000 pound laser-guided bomb that can be programmed to penetrate to a given depth before exploding; used to penetrate hardened underground facilities Bunker Buster , GBU-28 , Guided Bomb Unit-28
nautical unit of depth cable , cable's length , cable length
shallow and lacking depth cosmetic , cursory , facile , superficial , token , trifling , trivial
bomb that explodes at a preset depth under water; antisubmarine device depth bomb , depth charge
navigational instrument used to measure the depth of a body of water (as by ultrasound or radar) depth finder
gauge for measuring the depth of grooves or holes or other concavities depth gage , depth gauge
depth of a vessel's keel below the surface (especially when loaded) draft , draught
measure the depth of water fathom
linear unit of measurement (equal to 6 feet) for water depth fathom , fthm
water, measure depth of fathom , plumb , sound
depth of, measure the fathom , plumb , sound
depth finder for determining depth of water or a submerged object by means of ultrasound waves fathometer , sonic depth finder
increased depth and rate of breathing greater than demanded by the body needs; can cause dizziness and tingling of the fingers and toes and chest pain if continued hyperventilation
explosive that is used to propel projectiles form guns or to propel rockets and missiles or to launch torpedos and depth charges impulse explosive , propellant explosive
abstract place usually conceived as having depth layer , level , stratum
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