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Synonyms for fathom

Synonyms for fathom

Synonyms for fathom

a linear unit of measurement (equal to 6 feet) for water depth

(mining) a unit of volume (equal to 6 cubic feet) used in measuring bodies of ore

come to understand

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measure the depth of (a body of water) with a sounding line

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"There's never been a comedy quite like it, and maybe never will be again, and Fathom Events is delighted to bring Ghostbusters back to the big screen for longtime fans to enjoy again and new audiences to discover for the first time," he added.
After the work was done, Smith said the company realized there could be a market for a product that enabled nonprofits to generate appeals in a fun, secure and robust way leading Fathom to create GivingTools.com.
Fathom has expertise in 3D printing and additive manufacturing.
One team researcher, Oliver Wing, PhD, of the University of Bristol, says Fathom's research estimates that 40 million Americans live on the 1-in-100 year floodplain, compared to the current FEMA flood map estimate of 13 million people.
In a conversation with BBC, Wing said the biggest problem is how incomplete the community of river gauges is within the U.S., so he and his colleagues at Fathom created their flood maps based on years of study on the way river systems behave, "filling in those data gaps" on the probability of flooding.
"I can't fathom he's no longer here," Schwarzer told BBC Radio 5 live.
Based in Cardiff, Nuance & Fathom was co-founded by Daniel Lewis in 2011.
"We're thrilled and very happy," said John Rubey, Fathom Event's CEO.
Enjoy sumptuous selections from Fathom's extensive menu, from New Zealand lamb lollipops, to a Caribbean lobster roll with avocado, mango and chipotle mayo and chayote slaw, to 12 varieties of signature gourmet pizzas or Fathom's famous Bourbon Street seafood mac and cheese.
WASHINGTON, May 1 (KUNA) -- The flagship of Fathom, a cruise line dedicated to social impact travel, embarked on a historic trip on Sunday as it sailed from Miami, Florida, to Havana, Cuba, marking the first time a US cruise liner has traveled to the country in 50 years.
Movidius, a firm specialising in embedded machine vision, has today announced the Fathom Neural Compute Stick.
LONDON,June 14, 2014-- (WAFA) -- Palestinian Ambassador to the UK categorically denies what was attributed to him in a Fathom article as calling for recognizing Israel as a 'Jewish state', said apress releaseissuedFridayby the Palestinian Mission to the UK.
The Blues crashed to defeat at St Mary's thanks to two calamitous first-half own goals, and Howard could not fathom why they were so below par in contrast to their previous win over Manchester United.
"The future is vast and exciting to us," says Shelly Maxwell, executive vice president of Fathom Events, which is co-owned by theater chains AMC, Regal Cinemas and Cinemark and cinema advertising firm NCM.