Demersed De*mersed", a. (Bot.) Situated or growing under water, as leaves; submersed. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • demersed — demersedˈ adjective (botany) Growing under water • • • Main Entry: ↑demerse …   Useful english dictionary

  • demersed — situated or growing under water, e.g. aquatic plants …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • demersed — adjective Situated or growing or constantly under water, as leaves; submersed …   Wiktionary

  • bathydemersal — noun A demersed fish living and/or feeding underwater below 200 meters (650 feet) …   Wiktionary

  • demerse — /də mûrsˈ/ transitive verb (obsolete) To immerse ORIGIN: L dē down, and mergere, mersum to plunge • • • demerˈsal adjective 1. Subaqueous, living underwater 2. Found on or near the bottom demersedˈ adjective (botany) Growing under water… …   Useful english dictionary

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