penetrate


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pervade

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infiltrate

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be understood by

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to pass into or through by overcoming resistance

to come or go into (a place)

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come to understand

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become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions

enter a group or organization in order to spy on the members

make one's way deeper into or through

insert the penis into the vagina or anus of

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'They are hard to penetrate as of now,' Tesiorna said.
JHP rounds failed to penetrate deeply enough to incapacitate a suspect, who then murdered two FBI agents in the ensuing firefight.
While this is the case in pure water, we understand now that UV penetration in natural waters is affected by dissolved organics and other factors, and that in many cases UV doesn't penetrate as deep as visible light, and may even be attenuated at depths of just a few inches to a few feet.
Brad Fitzpatrick's "Hit Me with Your Best Shot" quotes Federal's Tim Brandt as saying "smaller shot penetrates better."
The hypothesis predicts that the non-plated vias will permit air to penetrate and exhaust during reflow, resulting in less residue under the bottom termination.
Although chickens infected with Salmonella do not deposit the pathogen inside the egg yolk very often, bacteria from the surrounding albumen might penetrate through the membrane that surrounds the yolk.
Scientists had hoped to penetrate 3 kilometers of ice to reach the lake, where they would sample the pristine water for signs of life.
Scientists said that the chemical may have simply made toxic components of the crude more mobile, allowing them to further penetrate beach sediments and leak back into the water where they could harm marine life.
We have learned a lot about these worms in the past 10 years, but one of the most intriguing questions has been how they penetrate bone and take up nutrients."
The US Air Force is re-de signing its much-talked-about "bunker-buster" bomb so it will be able to penetrate much deeper into the ground to destroy buried targets.
At the building site, Sansin Foundation is designed to safeguard wood's natural resistance to moisture and ensures the finishing coats adhere and deeply penetrate. Sansin Foundation is available in different formulas to match the most popular wood species--fir, pine, spruce and cedar.
Defeating that threat requires a bullet that can penetrate hard barriers.
Fred Mohamadi, the founder and CEO of TiaLinx Inc., says his company's newest hand-held radars have wide radio bands that allow them to produce clearer images and penetrate deeper than many current ground radars.
Most Divine Spirit, enlighten and inflame me in meditating on the Passion of Jesus, help me to penetrate this mystery of love and suffering of a God, Who, clothed with our humanity, suffers, agonizes, and dies for the love of the creature!
Air will move around the sheet if it is not tightly sealed, but liquid water will run down its face and not penetrate to the interior.