Meaning of SUBMERSIBLE in English


/ səbˈmɜːsəbl; NAmE -ˈmɜːrs-/ adjective , noun

■ adjective

( NAmE also sub·merg·ible / səbˈmɜːdʒəbl; NAmE -ˈmɜːrdʒ-/) that can be used underwater :

a submersible camera

■ noun

a submarine (= a ship that can travel underwater) that goes underwater for short periods

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.