Definitions for Aquaticəˈkwæt ɪk, əˈkwɒt-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

a•quat•icəˈkwæt ɪk, əˈkwɒt-(adj.)

  1. living or growing in water:

    aquatic plant life.

    Category: Ecology

  2. taking place or practiced on or in water:

    aquatic sports.

  3. (n.)an aquatic plant or animal.

    Category: Botany, Plants, Ecology

  4. aquatics, sports practiced on or in water.

    Category: Sport

Origin of aquatic:

1480–90; late ME aquatyque < MF < L aquāticus=aqu(a) water +-āticus (see -ate1, -ic )

a•quat′i•cal•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. aquatic(adj)

    a plant that lives in or on water

  2. aquatic(adj)

    relating to or consisting of or being in water

    "an aquatic environment"

  3. aquatic(adj)

    operating or living or growing in water

    "boats are aquatic vehicles"; "water lilies are aquatic plants"; "fish are aquatic animals"

Wiktionary

  1. aquatic(Adjective)

    Relating to water; living in or near water, taking place in water.

  2. Origin: From aquatique, from aquaticus, from aqua

Webster Dictionary

  1. Aquatic(adj)

    pertaining to water; growing in water; living in, swimming in, or frequenting the margins of waters; as, aquatic plants and fowls

  2. Aquatic(noun)

    an aquatic animal or plant

  3. Aquatic(noun)

    sports or exercises practiced in or on the water

Freebase

  1. Aquatic

    Aquatic is the third album by Australian improvised music trio The Necks released on the Fish of Milk label in 1994 and reissued on the Carpet Bomb label in the US in 1999. The album features two tracks, both titled "Aquatic", performed by Chris Abrahams, Lloyd Swanton and Tony Buck with the addition of Steve Wishart playing hurdy gurdy on the second. The Wire review described the album as "Real splendour...a hugely mature album, a rare spark of brilliance...a marvel".


Translations for Aquatic

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

aquatic(adjective)

living, growing, or taking place in water

aquatic plants/sports.

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