Definitions for "Buoyancy"
The property of floating on the surface of a liquid, or in a fluid, as in the atmosphere; specific lightness, which is inversely as the weight compared with that of an equal volume of water.
The upward pressure exerted upon a floating body by a fluid, which is equal to the weight of the body; hence, also, the weight of a floating body, as measured by the volume of fluid displaced.
Flotation materials fitted inside a craft or onto a person to keep the craft or person afloat.
Cheerfulness; vivacity; liveliness; sprightliness; -- the opposite of heaviness; as, buoyancy of spirits.
cheerfulness that bubbles to the surface
irrepressible liveliness and good spirit; "I admired his bouyancy and persistent good humor"
Keywords:  burrowing
Keywords:  floatability, degree
Degree of floatability
the property of something weightless and insubstantial
the body being suspened in water.
the body being suspended in water.
Supportive quality of the water that reduces the stress placed on the joints.