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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Navigable deep diving vessel for underwater exploration.

Usage examples (36)
  • The bathyscaphe Trieste, built in 1953, set a world record on January 23, 1960, when it descended 10,915 m...
  • Yes, that one's mine, and I think I should get extra points for using the word bathyscaphe in a joke.
  • But it IS self-propelled after a fashion...thus "bathyscaphe" is probably more accurate.
  • CHAPTER X At half past six I left the bathyscaphe. for more
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