submergible
adjective see submerge

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • submergible — adjective capable of being immersed in water or functioning while submerged a submersible pump a submergible electric frying pan • Syn: ↑submersible • Ant: ↑nonsubmersible (for: ↑submersible) …   Useful english dictionary

  • submergible — submergibility, n. /seuhb merr jeuh beuhl/, adj. submersible. [1865 70; SUBMERGE + IBLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • submergible — sub|mer|gi|ble Mot Pla Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • submergible — adj. capable of being submerged …   English contemporary dictionary

  • submergible — sub·mer·gible …   English syllables

  • submergible — /səbˈmɜdʒəbəl/ (say suhb merjuhbuhl) adjective, noun → submersible. –submergibility /səbmɜdʒəˈbɪləti/ (say suhbmerjuh biluhtee), noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • submergible submarine — Submarine Sub ma*rine , n. 1. A submarine boat; a ship that can travel under the surface of the water. Most such ships are ships of war, as part of a navy, but submarines are also used for oceanic research. Also called {sub} and (from the German… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • submerse — verb 1. sink below the surface; go under or as if under water • Syn: ↑submerge • Derivationally related forms: ↑submersion, ↑submersible (for: ↑submerge), ↑submergible ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • Attack submarine — Submarine Sub ma*rine , n. 1. A submarine boat; a ship that can travel under the surface of the water. Most such ships are ships of war, as part of a navy, but submarines are also used for oceanic research. Also called {sub} and (from the German… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nonsubmergible — onsubmergible nonsubmersible onsubmersibleadj. not submersible or submergible. Opposite of {submersible}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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