buoyancy

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buoyancy

(1) The degree to which a body floats in a liquid.
(2) The force exerted by a fluid on a floating body, which opposes the force of gravity and is equal to the  body’s density.
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A good positive correlation between stomach volume and fish weight was observed in both the Archimedes' principle and Jobling methods, with the [R.sup.2] values of 0.68 and 0.56, respectively (Fig.
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Archimedes' principle had affected the idea of Galileo.
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