Plunge

In describing the tracking motion of an AZ-EL or ALT-AZ mounted radio telescope, to 'plunge' means to exceed 90° in elevation and then to continue tracking as elevation decreases on the other side without swiveling around in azimuth. This is not a capability of DSN antennas.

plunge

  1. a brief swim in water
  2. a steep drop

Plunge

In the bookmakers' ring, a massive and sudden support for a horse.[6]
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Plungė

Plungė (Plunge.ogg, Samogitian: Plongė) is a city in Lithuania with 23,246 inhabitants. It has a crab stick factory which exports to many countries in Europe. Before World War II, Plungė had a large Jewish population (see The Holocaust). == History == It is thought that the territory in which Plungė is situated was inhabited in 5th–1st centu...
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Plunge

• (n.) The act of thrusting into or submerging; a dive, leap, rush, or pitch into, or as into, water; as, to take the water with a plunge. • (n.) Hence, a desperate hazard or act; a state of being submerged or overwhelmed with difficulties. • (v. t.) To baptize by immersion. • (v. t.) To entangle; to embarrass; to overcome. &bul...
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plunge

(from the article `fold`) ...simpler types of folds the axis is horizontal or gently inclined, it may be steeply inclined or even vertical. The angle of inclination of the ... ...is parallel to the horizontal plane. Dip is the angle at which a planar feature is inclined to the horizontal plane; it is measured in a vertical ... [2 rel...
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plunge

1. To thrust into water, or into any substance that is penetrable; to immerse; to cause to penetrate or enter quickly and forcibly; to thrust; as, to plunge the body into water; to plunge a dagger into the breast. Also used figuratively; as, to plunge a nation into war. ... 'To plunge the boy in pleasing sleep.' 'Bound and plunged him into a cell.'...
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plunge

noun a steep and rapid fall
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Plunge

Plunge intransitive verb 1. To thrust or cast one's self into water or other fluid; to submerge one's self; to dive, or to rush in; as, he plunged into the river. Also used figuratively; as, to plunge into debt. « Forced to plunge naked in the raging sea.» ...
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Plunge

Plunge noun 1. The act of thrusting into or submerging; a dive, leap, rush, or pitch into, or as into, water; as, to take the water with a plunge . 2. Hence, a desperate hazard or act; a state of being submerged or overwhelmed with difficulties. [ R.] « She was brought to ...
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Plunge

Plunge transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Plunged ; present participle & verbal noun Plunging .] [ Middle English ploungen , Old French plongier , French plonger , from (assumed) Late Latin plumbicare
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Plunge

Burying a pot containing a young plant, cutting or tender plant up to the rim to guard against unwanted fluctuations of moisture content and temperature in the potting medium.
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Plunge

Burying a pot containing a young plant, cutting or tender plant up to the rim to guard against unwanted
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Plunge

In the bookmakers' ring, a massive and sudden support for a horse.
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plunge

move quickly suddenly and with force 
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Plunge

Plunge is slang for to have sexual intercourse.
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plunge

plunge, plunging, plunged 1. To thrust into water, or into any substance that is penetrable; to immerse; to cause to penetrate or enter quickly and forcibly; to thrust; as, to plunge the body into water; to plunge a dagger into the breast. Also used figuratively; as, to plunge a nation into war. 2. The act of thrusting into or submerging; a dive, ...
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Plunge

The attitude of a line in a plane which is used to define the orientation of fold hinges, mineralised zones and other structures.
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Plunge

The inclination, with respect to the horizontal plane, of any linear structural element of a rock. The plunge of a fold is the inclination of the axis of the fold.
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Plunge

The vertical angle a linear geological feature makes with the horizontal plane.
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plunge

[n] - a steep and rapid fall 2. [v] - fall abruptly 3. [v] - dash violently or with great speed or impetuosity 4. [v] - cause to be immersed 5. [v] - begin with vigor
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