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submersible

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adjective sub·mers·ible \səb-ˈmər-sə-bəl\

Definition of submersible

  1. :  capable of being submerged

1807

First Known Use of submersible

1807


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submersible

noun sub·mers·ible

Definition of submersible

  1. :  something that is submersible; especially :  a usually small underwater craft used especially for deep-sea research

1900

First Known Use of submersible

1900


SUBMERSIBLE Defined for English Language Learners

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submersible

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adjective sub·mers·ible \səb-ˈmər-sə-bəl\

Definition of submersible for English Language Learners

  • : able to be used underwater


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submersible

noun sub·mers·ible

Definition of submersible for English Language Learners

  • : a small vehicle that can operate underwater and that is used especially for research


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