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Sample Sentences Using
buoyant -- as in: buoyant force or market
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as in: buoyant force or market Define
tending to float or rise; or making other things float
  • Swimmers are more buoyant in salt water than in fresh water.
  • buoyant balloons
  • The water was warm and buoyant, and I came up like a cork, as I knew I should.
    E. W. Hornung  --  Dead Men Tell No Tales
  • In fact, the buoyancy of the life jackets was such that they...
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi

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  • buoyant balsawood boats
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as in: buoyant force or market Define
tending to float or rise; or making other things float
as in: buoyant personality Define
characterized by lightheartedness or a tendency to maintain or quickly recover cheerfulness after setbacks
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