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Overview page. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services.

Describing an asset whose current market price is lower than its purchase price.

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Underwater

Chris Johnson, Robert Conway, Lesley F. Thomson, Andy Pitkin and Rose Drew.

in Oxford Handbook of Expedition and Wilderness Medicine

May 2015; p ublished online July 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 4716 words.

The underwater environment - Preparations before travel - Diving medicine - Effects of high-pressure gases - Decompression sickness - Barotrauma - Other problems

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Underwater

Chris Johnson, Robert Conway, Lesley F. Thomson, Andy Pitkin and Rose Drew.

in Oxford Handbook of Expedition and Wilderness Medicine

May 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 4716 words.

The underwater environment - Preparations before travel - Diving medicine - Effects of high-pressure gases - Decompression sickness - Barotrauma - Other problems

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underwater demolition

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

The destruction or neutralization of underwater obstacles. This is normally accomplished by underwater demolition teams.

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underwater demolition

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 17 words.

the destruction or neutralization of underwater obstacles. This is normally accomplished by underwater demolition teams.

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<span class="smallCaps">Underwater Archaeology</span>

in The Oxford Companion To Archaeology

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 2205 words.

Underwater archaeology is the study of the human past in submerged contexts; it is any archaeology that is performed underwater.

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Underwater Weapons

W. J. R. Gardner.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Maritime History

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Maritime History. 1924 words.

Underwater weapons are probably the most efficient way of attacking ships, for a number of reasons. First, the underwater part

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Underwater Weapons

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

Underwater weapons are probably the most efficient way of attacking ships, for a number of reasons. First, the underwater part of a ship is at once the most vulnerable and ...

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Underwater Archaeology

Donny L. Hamilton.

in The Oxford Companion to Archaeology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 690 words.

Archaeology is defined as being a subdiscipline of anthropology that studies the human past through its material remains. Underwater archaeology

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Underwater Archaeology

George F. Bass.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

November 1996; p ublished online April 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology of the Near East; Religious Studies; Biblical Studies. 994 words.

The field of underwater archaeology offers unique information about the past because artifacts found under water are often better preserved,

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Underwater Music

Stefan Helmreich, Sophia Roosth and Michele Friedner.

in Sounding the Limits of Life

October 2015; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural Anthropology. 7044 words.

This chapter examines water and seawater as media for modernist and experimental music, representing the ocean as a site of life sublime and endangered. More specifically, it considers the...

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underwater vehicles

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

Are used by those studying oceanography and marine archaeology, and they also have application in the offshore oil and gas industries, and for marine salvage and military surveillance....

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Underwater Cultural Heritage

Tullio Scovazzi.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 5185 words.

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Cultural Heritage Located Underwater

Janet Blake.

in International Cultural Heritage Law

June 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Environment and Energy Law. 23955 words.

Chapter 3 specifically addresses heritage located within the marine environment. The type of sites and related objects included in this heritage, in particular shipwrecks and their cargo,...

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Sound underwater and underground

Mike Goldsmith.

in Sound

December 2015; p ublished online December 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Electromagnetism, Optics, and Acoustics. 3766 words.

‘Sound underwater and underground’ focuses on the areas of sound that we can’t hear. It was not until World War II that the richness of the underwater soundscape became clear. Listening...

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Photographing crustaceans underwater

Gregory C Jensen.

in Journal of Crustacean Biology

January 2018; p ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biological Sciences; Aquatic Biology; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences; Invertebrates. 5461 words.

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Digital imaging has revolutionized underwater photography, greatly simplifying (and making affordable) what was once a very challenging and expensive...

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Underwater Cultural Heritage

Mariano J. Aznar Gómez.

in International Law

P ublished online July 2014 .

Article. Subjects: International Law; International Courts and Tribunals; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law. 9118 words.

As a legal concept, underwater cultural heritage (UCH) covers all traces of human existence—sites, structures, wrecks and their cargo, artifacts, prehistoric objects, etc.—having a...

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marine and underwater archaeology

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

Humankind's artefacts litter the seabed, partly as a result of mercantile and naval activities, but also because landscapes have become submerged. This submergence is not only the result of...

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underwater

Overview page. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services.

Describing an asset whose current market price is lower than its purchase price.

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underwater

Edited by Jonathan Law and John Smullen.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 14 words.

Describing an asset whose current market price is lower than its purchase price.

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underwater

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 14 words.

Describing an asset whose current market price is lower than its purchase price.

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