from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Botany Rising above the surface of water: emersed aquatic plants.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. That rises above the surface
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Standing out of, or rising above, water.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In botany, standing out of or raised above water; raised partially above surrounding leaves: applied to the capsules of mosses.
I think that even though they present their version of language teaching as total emersion, if you were "emersed" you would at the very least have a japanese english dictionary!
The story wouldn't have worked if the alien Idea wasn't so emersed in.
As I grew older, the amount of “scrappers” that I knew grew exponentially, and now I feel fully emersed in the language, the lifestyle, and worst of all, the ecological consequences.
Once it adapts to emersed growth it really takes off and it has a wonderful texture.
I took the water level down to 10 inches – approx. the golden ratio point - and I planted most everything so that it has the opportunity to grow emersed.
Folks who think they can see one, are trying to be so reasonable and "fair", that they have emersed themselves in an extreme denial that may violate even their own personal values.
I know it's different for everyone, but I know what it's like to be emersed in a blackness and to find some relief and want to stay there.
Finally, a show I could become emersed in and forget about my daily grind.
I find myself emersed into a world of computers - so much so that I've started writing poetry about it :/ But thats another story - I do however miss my rocks, especially me little slivers of meteorite and I know that Alaric feels guilty that its my career on hold and this tells me that when I do get to go back he's going to support me.
Hell Is Rising in Oaxaca: An Interview With a Oaxacan Rebel yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'Hell Is Rising in Oaxaca: An Interview With a Oaxacan Rebel'; yahooBuzzArticleSummary = 'Article: An interview with a Oaxacan activist emersed in the current political upheaval in that Mexican state, and who was on the scene when the reporter from Indymedia was killed.'