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Definitions of floating:

part of speech: adjective

Swimming; not fixed; circulating.

part of speech: adjective / noun

Lying on the surface of water, or in air; free or loose to be used as occasion requires, as capital.

part of speech: participial adjective

Swimming or held up on the surface of a liquid; free to move about; circulating; not fixed or settled; ready for use.

part of speech: adverb


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To pair off, to separate from a company in pairs; in Parliament, applied to two members of opposite political opinions when they agree to absent themselves from divisions of the House for a specified time in order to neutralise each other's votes; the term is similarly applied to electors, & c., of opposite views who agree mutually to refrain from voting. ...

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