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Definition of Submarine
SubmarineSubmarine Sub`ma*rine", n.
A submarine boat; esp., Nav., a submarine torpedo boat; --
called specif. submergible submarine when capable of
operating at various depths and of traveling considerable
distances under water, and submersible submarine when
capable of being only partly submerged, i.e., so that the
conning tower, etc., is still above water. The latter type
and most of the former type are submerged as desired by
regulating the amount of water admitted to the ballast tanks
and sink on an even keel; some of the former type effect
submersion while under way by means of horizontal rudders, in
some cases also with admission of water to the ballast tanks.
Submarine Sub*ma*rine", n.
A submarine plant or animal.
SubmarineSubmarine Sub`ma*rine", a.
Being, acting, or growing, under water in the sea; as,
submarine navigators; submarine plants.
Submarine armor, a waterproof dress of strong material,
having a helmet into which air for breathing is pumped
through a tube leading from above the surface to enable a
diver to remain under water.
Submarine cable. See Telegraph cable, under Telegraph.
Submarine mine. See Torpedo, 2
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