bathyscaph

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  • Bathyscaph — Trieste Das Wort Bathyscaph oder Bathyskaph für Tiefsee U Boot wurde von Auguste Piccard geprägt. Dabei bediente er sich der griechischen Wörter bathos („Tiefe“) und skaphos („ …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • bathyscaph — ath y*scaph, bathyscaphe ath y*scaphe . navigable deep diving vessel for underwater exploration. Syn: bathyscape. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bathyscaph — [bath′əskaf΄, bath′əskāf΄bath′ə skaf΄] n. 〚< Fr, coined by PICCARD Auguste < Gr bathys, deep + skaphē, boat〛 a deep sea diving apparatus for reaching great depths, nearly 11 km (c. 6.8 mi), without a cable: it consists of a navigable, ballasted,… …   Universalium

  • bathyscaph — [bath′əskaf΄, bath′əskāf΄bath′ə skaf΄] n. [< Fr, coined by PICCARD Auguste < Gr bathys, deep + skaphē, boat] a deep sea diving apparatus for reaching great depths, nearly 11 km (c. 6.8 mi), without a cable: it consists of a navigable,… …   English World dictionary

  • Bathyscaph — batiskafas statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Savaeigis povandeninis laivas jūrų gelmėms tyrinėti, galintis panirti po vandeniu daugiau kaip 10 km. Batiskafo įgulą sudaro 1–3 asmenys. Pirmasis batiskafas pastatytas 1948 m. kilmė …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • Bathyscaph — batiskafas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Giliavandenis autonominis savaeigis aparatas okeanografiniams ir kt. tyrimams. atitikmenys: angl. bathyscaphe vok. Bathyscaph, m; Bathyscaphe, n rus. батискаф, m …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • bathyscaph — noun see bathyscaphe …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Bathyscaph — Tiefsee U Boot; Bathyskaph …   Universal-Lexikon

  • bathyscaph(e) —   n. submarine like diving chamber …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • bathyscaph — noun navigable deep diving vessel for underwater exploration • Syn: ↑bathyscaphe, ↑bathyscape • Hypernyms: ↑submersible …   Useful english dictionary

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