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unplumbed adj : situated at or extending to great depth; too deep to have been sounded or plumbed; "the profound depths of the sea"; "the dark unfathomed caves of ocean"-Thomas Gray; "unplumbed depths of the sea"; "remote and unsounded caverns" [syn: profound, unfathomed, unsounded]

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  1. Not measured for depth with a plumb.
  2. Too deep to be measurable.
    The unplumbed depths of the sea will remain a mystery to land bound humans.

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