an abnormal condition of the foot caused by prolonged exposure to water, characterized by pathological changes in the skin, blood vessels, nerves, and muscles.
immersion foot n.
See trench foot.
noun 1. a small electric coil used to heat a liquid, as a cup of water, in which it is immersed. noun 1. an electrical device, usually thermostatically controlled, for heating the liquid in which it is immersed, esp as a fixture in a domestic hot-water tank
[ih-mur-zhuh-niz-uh m, -shuh-] /ɪˈmɜr ʒəˌnɪz əm, -ʃə-/ noun 1. the doctrine that is essential to Christian baptism. 2. the practice of baptism by . /ɪˈmɜːʃəˌnɪzəm/ noun 1. the doctrine that immersion is the only true and valid form of Christian baptism
noun, Optics. 1. a microscope objective of high resolving power in which the space between the front lens and the cover glass is filled with an oil whose index of refraction is close to that of the objective and the cover glass. immersion objective n. A high-powered objective used with a liquid between the lens […]
[ih-mur-siv] /ɪˈmɜr sɪv/ adjective 1. noting or pertaining to digital technology or images that deeply involve one’s senses and may create an altered mental state: immersive media; immersive 3-D environments. /ɪˈmɜːsɪv/ adjective 1. providing information or stimulation for a number of senses, not only sight and sound: immersive television sets adjective generating a three-dimensional image […]