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deep sounding

[cf. W3 sounding measurement of depth, as by line and plummet] n. the water beyond the drop-off dividing shallow from deep water. cf. EDGE OF THE OCEAN, SHALLOW SOUNDING

Tags: nautical, noun

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Last update: 2012-01-17 10:11
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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