Wiktionary:Word of the day/January 28

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Word of the day for January 28
bathyscaphe n
  1. A self-propelled deep-sea diving submersible for exploring the ocean depths, consisting of a crew cabin similar to a bathysphere suspended below a float filled with a buoyant liquid such as petrol.
    PointingHand.svg Auguste Piccard, the inventor of the bathyscaphe, was born on this day in 1884.

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