Your main concern would be not getting the top of the probe, where it connects to the chord, under the liquid. I ruined my similar digital thermometer probe that way although you can sometimes find a replacement probe. I wouldn't worry about sticking most of the probe under liquid.
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- Benjamin Franklin (and I don't care if this quote has been largely discredited/misquoted...I like it!)
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- Thomas Jefferson