Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Requiring considerable depth of water to float in; sinking deep in the water.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • They were there forty-five days before they could build a ship and sail back to Macao. 4 Indeed, Taiwan's western coast was dangerous for deep-drawing European ships because its sandbars and shallows shifted with tide and weather.

    How Taiwan Became Chinese

  • Its waters were shallow and filled with sandbars, making navigation difficult, especially for deep-drawing European ships.

    Andrade on the Chinese Settlement of Taiwan

  • Farewell to the giant powers of man, — to knowledge that could pilot the deep-drawing bark through the opposing waters of shoreless ocean, — to science that directed the silken balloon through the pathless air, — to the power that could put a barrier to mighty waters, and set in motion wheels, and beams, and vast machinery, that could divide rocks of granite or marble, and make the mountains plain!

    The Last Man

  • In modern batch or mass production such operations are performed on special machines by means of pressing, deep-drawing, bending and embossing tools

    1. Purpose of hammering and marking

  • There are only two German seaports with water of depth sufficient to accommodate the deep-drawing vessels in which foreign commerce is now mainly carried on -- namely, CUXHAVEN, the outport of Hamburg, sixty-five miles from

    Up To Date Business Home Study Circle Library Series (Volume II.)

  • Farewell to the giant powers of man, -- to knowledge that could pilot the deep-drawing bark through the opposing waters of shoreless ocean, -- to science that directed the silken balloon through the pathless air, -- to the power that could put a barrier to mighty waters, and set in motion wheels, and beams, and vast machinery, that could divide rocks of granite or marble, and make the mountains plain!

    III.1

  • This will boost the drive toward expanded production of such value-added, higher-margin mill products as deep-drawing and extra deep-drawing sheets and new generations of high-strength, low-alloy and dual-phase grades.

    Purchasing - Top Stories

  • "DQSK cold-rolled rolled sheet (drawing quality, special killed steel used in stringent deep-drawing applications) for surface critical applications is in short supply."

    Purchasing - Top Stories

  • If the researchers discover any deviations, they can intervene even during the deep-drawing or forming process with the aid of elastic tools and tool-integrated piezo-elements, for example, and thus make the necessary readjustments.

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