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Definitions of sounding:

part of speech: noun

The ascertaining the depth of water:- pl. any part of the ocean where a sounding- line will reach the bottom.

part of speech: noun

The act of measuring the depth of water or the result obtained by so measuring.

part of speech: adjective

Sonorous; making a noise.

part of speech: noun

The act of throwing the lead to try the depth of water; the act of endeavouring to discover opinions or desires.

part of speech: noun

The act of one who or that which sounds.

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