immersion

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

immersion ‎(plural immersions)

  1. The act of immersing or the condition of being immersed.
  2. The total submerging of a person in water as an act of baptism.
  3. (Britain, Ireland, informal) An immersion heater.
  4. (mathematics) A smooth map whose differential is everywhere injective, related to the mathematical concept of an embedding.
  5. (astronomy) The disappearance of a celestial body, by passing either behind another, as in the occultation of a star, or into its shadow, as in the eclipse of a satellite; opposed to emersion.
  6. (linguistics) A form of foreign-language teaching where the language is used intensively to teach other subjects to a student.

TranslationsEdit

AnagramsEdit

External linksEdit


FinnishEdit

NounEdit

immersion

  1. Genitive singular form of immersio.

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

NounEdit

immersion f ‎(plural immersions)

  1. immersion
Read in another language