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 for Buoyed
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Buoy \Buoy\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Buoyed; p. pr. & vb. n.
     1. To keep from sinking in a fluid, as in water or air; to
        keep afloat; -- with up.
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     2. To support or sustain; to preserve from sinking into ruin
        or despondency.
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              Those old prejudices, which buoy up the ponderous
              mass of his nobility, wealth, and title. --Burke.
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     3. To fix buoys to; to mark by a buoy or by buoys; as, to
        buoy an anchor; to buoy or buoy off a channel.
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              Not one rock near the surface was discovered which
              was not buoyed by this floating weed. --Darwin.
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