What does the word submergence mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Submersion.

Usage examples for submergence

  1. It embodies almost all the qualifications of the light surface cruiser, with the additional tremendous advantage of being able to hide by submergence. – The Journal of Submarine Commander von Forstner by Georg-Günther von Forstner Commentator: John Hays, Jr. Hammond
  2. But after the first cold submergence it came more easily, and when he left the office an hour before midnight, a cool million would not have covered the obligations he had assumed during the strenuous day. – Empire Builders by Francis Lynde
  3. After studying the matter I concluded that a batholite was rising under this region, and that there was a chance that we might escape submergence through its influence. – The Second Deluge by Garrett P. Serviss