fathom | englesko - srpski prevod

fathom

imenicafizika

Sinonimi: fthm | fthm

ETYM Old Eng. fadme, fathme, AS. faethm fathom, the embracing arms; akin to OS. fathmos the outstretched arms, Dutch vadem, vaam, fathom, Old High Germ. fadom, fadum, German faden fathom, thread, Icel. fathmr fathom, Swed. famn, Dan. favn; cf. Patent, Petal.
1. A linear unit of measurement (equal to 6 feet) for water depth; SYN. fthm.
2. (Mining) A unit of volume (equal to 6 cubic feet) used in measuring bodies of ore; SYN. fthm.
In mining, seafaring, and handling timber, a unit of depth measurement (1.83 m/6 ft) used prior to metrication; it approximates to the distance between an adult man's hands when the arms are outstretched.

1. hvat

muški rodfizika

Mera za zapreminu, 6 kubnih stopa.

fathom | englesko - srpski prevod

fathom

glagol

Sinonimi: sound

To measure depths with a sounding line, as of a body of water; SYN. sound.

1. meriti dubinu

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2. pronići

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3. tražiti i naći dno

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