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How to use diver in a sentence
Selecting a scuba or snorkel fin with a long blade is a great option for divers learning how to maximize propulsion and improve their overall technique.The best scuba and snorkel fins for divers of all abilities | PopSci Commerce Team | January 25, 2021 | Popular-Science
Eighty years later, divers found the once-secret device tangled in an abandoned fishing net on the seafloor, and now it’s set to be put on display for everyone to see.Divers recover a WWII Enigma Machine from the Baltic Sea | Kiona N. Smith | December 27, 2020 | Ars Technica
This is fairly similar to what you see in elite free divers, except they reach their minimum heart rate within 30 to 60 seconds.How Does Your Brain Respond When You Hold Your Breath? | Alex Hutchinson | November 25, 2020 | Outside Online
A diver working on the undersea wreckage near Indonesia also died.FAA gives Boeing 737 Max the green light to fly again, shares soar | kdunn6 | November 18, 2020 | Fortune
Many areas of the country have spearfishing clubs that recruit new divers into the sport and provide tips and advice.
It was a negligent accident that cost more than 30 lives, including a salvage diver who perished working on the wreck.
Creative planning went into this short but very sweet video of a pool diver who gets an unexpected assist.Duck-pocalypse, Animated Mormons, and More Viral Videos | Alex Chancey | June 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Dick diver begins as the graceful, competent king of the Riviera and ends as a washed-up drunk, estranged from everyone he loves.
The first sighting of the oarfish was an 18-footer that surprised a diver off Catalina Island.Fishy Mystery: Are Beached Oarfish Trying to Tell Us Something? | Kevin Bailey | October 23, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Zach used to be a diver, until he scarred his chest and lost his nerve when one of his dives came down on the board.Joseph McElroy’s ‘Cannonball’ Is the Meta Iraq War Novel | Tom LeClair | July 25, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The diver did not stop a moment longer, but swam back to the shore to his waiting friends.Alila, Our Little Philippine Cousin | Mary Hazelton Wade
The ends of both the tubes will remain here, while we drag them after us in the same manner as does the diver.Black Diamonds | Mr Jkai
This work, which would take another week to complete, needed to be done in a diver's equipment.Black Diamonds | Mr Jkai
While they were thus engaged, who should come into the bazaar but Nat Cringle, and with him their old friend the Irish diver?Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks | Bracebridge Hemyng
Of course Mr. Mole and the orphan, as well as Thyra, the waiter and the diver, were summoned and came at this juncture.Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks | Bracebridge Hemyng
British Dictionary definitions for diver
a person or thing that dives
a person who works or explores underwater
Also called: loom any aquatic bird of the genus Gavia, family Gaviidae, and order Gaviiformes of northern oceans, having a straight pointed bill, small wings, and a long body: noted for swiftness and skill in swimming and diving: US and Canadian name: loon
any of various other diving birds
soccer slang a player who pretends to have been tripped or impeded by an opposing player in order to win a free kick or penalty
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