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verb [transitive] formal     immerse pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participleimmersing
past tenseimmersed
past participleimmersed
  1. to put something or someone in a liquid, especially so that they are covered completely
    immerse something in something:

    Loosen the contents by immersing the bowl in warm water.

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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