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Synonyms for float

glide

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be buoyant

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  • be buoyant
  • stay afloat
  • be or lie on the surface
  • rest on water
  • hang
  • hover
  • poise
  • displace water

waft

Synonyms for float

to move along with or be carried away by the action of water

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to pass quickly and lightly through the air

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the time interval between the deposit of a check in a bank and its payment

the number of shares outstanding and available for trading by the public

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a drink with ice cream floating in it

an elaborate display mounted on a platform carried by a truck (or pulled by a truck) in a procession or parade

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a hand tool with a flat face used for smoothing and finishing the surface of plaster or cement or stucco

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an air-filled sac near the spinal column in many fishes that helps maintain buoyancy

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be in motion due to some air or water current

be afloat either on or below a liquid surface and not sink to the bottom

set afloat

circulate or discuss tentatively

move lightly, as if suspended

put into the water

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make the surface of level or smooth

allow (currencies) to fluctuate

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convert from a fixed point notation to a floating point notation

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However, in this case, the floatability of these minerals was insensitive to pH vibration, besides the floatability of quartz is insensitive to [Mg.
Studies on floatability of maceral of bituminous coal of various coalification degrees.
In addition to its floatability, the Soft Safe has a heat and fire shield for maximum security.
4-6, the variation of experimental conditions for alkaline treatment does not have any strong impact on a floatability of PVC particles, at least for those mixtures which were selected for this study.
He didn't realize what pruning shears can do to a line's floatability.
In general terms there are two types of parameters in JKSimFloat, machine (or unit) parameters and floatability parameters.
With respect to floatability, the sorbent should be able to float indefinitely in order to facilitate recovery.
I can't testify to their floatability, and frankly, I hope I don't get into a situation where I'll find out, but I can say that they are water resistant.
The effects of sodium silicate and sodium polyphosphate on the floatability of the scheelite mineral with sodium oleate as collector were investigated.
The main concern throughout the centuries was the ship floatability.
Generally, in flotation cleaning of solid fossil fuels the native floatability or hydrophobicity of the fuel is utilized and the cleaned portion is obtained as a froth product.