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sub·merged

(sŭb-mĕrjd'),
In dentistry, describing a field of operation covered by saliva.

submerged

(səb-mûrjd′)
adj.
1. Covered with water: submerged reef.
2. Botany Submersed.

sub·merged

(sŭb-mĕrjd')
In dentistry, describing a field of operation covered by saliva.
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The rock was very small now; soon it would be submerged.
It was a difficult thing to attempt to figure out by earthly standards--this matter of elapsed time--but when I set myself to it I began to realize that I might have been submerged a second or a month or not at all.
We should have cut into the water like a hot knife through butter, and have been totally submerged with scarce a jar--I have done it a thousand times--but I did not dare submerge the Coldwater for fear that it would remain submerged to the end of time--a condition far from conducive to the longevity of commander or crew.
I think that we should have succeeded, even though the ship was wracked from stem to stern by the terrific buffetings she received, and though she were half submerged the greater part of the time, had no further accident befallen us.
Many cases could be given of the lower beds of a formation having been upraised, denuded, submerged, and then re-covered by the upper beds of the same formation,--facts, showing what wide, yet easily overlooked, intervals have occurred in its accumulation.
And as so many species, both living and extinct, of these same genera inhabit and have inhabited the Old World, it seems most probable that the North American elephants, mastodons, horse, and hollow- horned ruminants migrated, on land since submerged near Behring's Straits, from Siberia into North America, and thence, on land since submerged in the West Indies, into South America, where for a time they mingled with the forms characteristic of that southern continent, and have since become extinct.
Tibby gave all the praise to himself, and so despised the struggling and the submerged.
The other, submerged in his overcoat, listened with interest.
The rainwater has submerged many low-lying areas including G-6, G-7, G-8, G-9 sectors and Golra while the residents have been exposed to many viral and other water-borne diseases.
The car was spotted by a number of passers-by and fishermen after it became semi submerged up to its back window.
Meanwhile, low areas of yzzet Arseven City Forest were submerged and waters entered to the some gardens of the enterprise.
The dredge area includes both the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) submerged lease area limits and as well as the areas outside of the boundaries of the channel located between the eastern right of way and the submerged land lease line.