Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • intransitive verb To submerge or disappear in or as if in a liquid.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To plunge into or under anything, especially into a fluid; immerse.
  • To disappear by entering into any medium, as a star into the light of the sun, or the moon into the shadow of the earth.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • intransitive verb rare To dissapear by entering into any medium, as a star into the light of the sun.
  • transitive verb To plungel into, under, or within anything especially a fuid; to dip; to immerse. See immerse.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To disappear by entering into any medium, as a star into the light of the sun.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Latin immergere; see immerse.]

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im- +‎ merge?

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