a record made by a bathythermograph.
an instrument that makes a record of the temperature at various depths in the ocean. bathythermograph (bāth’ĭ-thûr’mə-grāf’) A device that records water temperature in relation to ocean depth.
a technique of hand-dyeing fabrics by using wax as a dye repellent to cover parts of a design, dyeing the uncovered fabric with a color or colors, and dissolving the wax in boiling water. the fabric so decorated. to hand-dye (material) using the technique of batik. Historical Examples May sat down on the couch among […]
with the exception of; excluding. to moderate or restrain: unable to bate our enthusiasm. to lessen or diminish; abate: setbacks that bated his hopes. to diminish or subside; abate. with bated breath, with breath drawn in or held because of anticipation or suspense: We watched with bated breath as the runners approached the finish line. […]
a secret movement in Islam, often associated with Ismaʿili Shiʿism.