Examples of flotation in a Sentence
fills the tanks with air for flotation
the flotation of a currency
Recent Examples of flotation from the Web
The stockmarket debut of the world’s biggest oil firm has been beset by indecision; some reports suggest the Saudis are considering selling a stake to a Chinese company rather than proceeding with a flotation.
Private trades in Spotify shares are valuing the music streaming company at about $16 billion, according to people familiar with the deals, raising the prospect of a bumper flotation next year.
Sales were slow at first, but in 2016, Bottoms Up received U.S. Coast Guard approval as a type III flotation aid suitable for rescues in calm waters.
Snowshoes or backcountry cross-country skis that offer more flotation to keep you on top of the snow will be the biggest help here.
But your emotions don’t always have to work like a flotation device, rising and falling with the water levels.
The work consists of 22 life-size floating orange humanoid figures — representing the more than 22 million refugees in the world — clinging to flotation tubes.
Trema International, which currently owns 69% of Rovio's shares, will retain a 36.6% stake in the company after the flotation, assuming that the final offer price falls at the midpoint of the preliminary price range.
At high tide, appropriate flotation is needed to safely cross the channel between Cape Point and the sandbar.
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