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deep

(Down), adjective at the lowest point, below, below floor level, below ground level, below the floor, below the ground, beneath, under grade, under the ground, underground, underneath
Associated concepts: declaration against interest, declaraaion of a dividend, declaration of a trust, in deep trouble with the law, searching deep into the evidence of a case, self-serving declaration

deep

(Profound), adjective abstruse, astute, erudite, esoteric, intellectual, intellectually profound, penetrating, perceptive, philosophical, recondite, sagacious, sage, scholarly, thoughtful, wise
Associated concepts: deep constituted interpretation
See also: abstruse, broad, capacious, esoteric, extensive, incomprehensible, ingrained, intense, obscure, profound, recondite, sapient
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Unfortunately, many of the deep-sea coral communities of the world have already been destroyed by bottom trawling, some probably forever.
The Commission proposes to give a boost to this change of policy by financing a study on ways of testing less harmful fishing gears, in cooperation with companies that practice deep-sea fishing, and plans to steer the sector towards fishing techniques and strategies that have less impact on these fragile ecosystems.
Not all deep-sea biological communities are species-rich.
MEPs nonetheless introduced a review clause requiring the Commission after four years to evaluate the impact of the special fishing gear used for deep-sea fishing (especially bottom trawls or bottom-set gillnets) on vulnerable deep-sea species and marine ecosystems.
It is now clear that species of deep-sea king crab live in most areas of the world's oceans, but many more species remain to be discovered.
Researchers described the worms in the December 2004 Deep-Sea Research.
The archaea, single-celled organisms confused with bacteria until Woese's discovery, are of interest to biologists studying the origin of life because they have certain primitive features and a liking for extreme environments, like the boiling springs of Yellowstone National Park and the superheated waters that swirl from deep-sea volcanoes.
There are definite threats to the tremendous biodiversity of deep-sea ecosystems.
This will be followed by operations to retrieve the cargo from within the wreck using the company's deep-sea recovery ROGE system.
The proposed 2-year project conducted at the University Museum of Bergen (Norway) will address the questions on the evolution of the deep-sea fauna.
The European Commission proposed, on 6 October, not to increase deep-sea fishing opportunities in EU and international waters of the North-East Atlantic for 2011-2012 until positive trends in the level of stocks have been identified.