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Definition of "emersed" [e•mersed]

  • Botany Rising above the surface of water: emersed aquatic plants. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "emersed" in a sentence
  • "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."