What does buoyant mean?

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Adjective
  1. having buoyancy; able to float
  2. lighthearted and lively
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Pembrokeshire's arable acreage had increased on the back of buoyant prices last summer.
They found that the water strider's legs are so buoyant, they can support 15 times the insect's weight without it sinking.
The spread of the conical roof above the wide cylinder gives to the structure a buoyant lift and a light winged aeriality.
There were some in there who were worriers more than I was, so we tried to keep them a bit more buoyant.
For him language is musical, felicitous, comical, flippant, suggestive, buoyant weaponry and adumbrative of mysteries beyond us.
The collection's keeper, Selena Skipwith, is buoyant in her determination that this should be only the start.

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