Meaning of IMMERSED in English


/i merrst"/ , adj.

1. plunged or sunk in or as if in a liquid.

2. Biol. somewhat or wholly sunk in the surrounding parts, as an organ.

3. Bot. growing under water.

[ 1660-70; IMMERSE + -ED 2 ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .