Subaquatic
Subaquatic Sub`a*quat"ic, Subaqueous Sub*a"que*ous, a. 1. Being under water, or beneath the surface of water; adapted for use under water; submarine; as, a subaqueous helmet. [1913 Webster]

2. (Geol.) Formed in or under water; as, subaqueous deposits. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • subaquatic — [sub΄ə kwat′ik, sub′əkwät′ik] adj. partly aquatic …   English World dictionary

  • subaquatic — adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1844 somewhat aquatic < subaquatic vegetation > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • subaquatic — sub•a•quat•ic [[t]ˌsʌb əˈkwæt ɪk, əˈkwɒt [/t]] adj. ecl living or growing partly on land, partly in water: subaquatic plants[/ex] • Etymology: 1780–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • subaquatic — /sub euh kwat ik, euh kwot /, adj. 1. living or growing partly on land, partly in water. 2. under water. [1780 90; SUB + AQUATIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • subaquatic — adjective Located or living under water; submarine …   Wiktionary

  • subaquàtic — su|ba|quà|tic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • subaquatic — adj. existing in water and on land, partly aquatic (Biology); relating or pertaining to underwater; subaqueous …   English contemporary dictionary

  • subaquatic — sub·aquatic …   English syllables

  • subaquatic — /sʌbəˈkwɒtɪk/ (say subuh kwotik) adjective living or growing partly on land, partly in water …   Australian English dictionary

  • subaquatic — adj. 1 of more or less aquatic habits or kind. 2 underwater …   Useful english dictionary

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