an undersea explorer, especially one who skin-dives from or lives for an extended period of time in a submerged dwelling.
a person who lives and works underwater
a person who swims or dives underwater
1881, from aqua- + ending from Greek nautes “sailor” (see naval).
noun any one of a group of proteins in cell membranes that allow the passage of water across the membrane
a watercolor. Printing. a printed picture that has been colored manually by applying watercolor through stencils, each color requiring a different stencil. Historical Examples He looked out between whiles at the pleasant English land, an April aquarelle washed in with wondrous breadth. Some Short Stories Henry James A summer day’s dinner is to the full […]
a glass-sided tank, bowl, or the like, in which fish or other living aquatic animals or plants are kept. a building or institution in which fish or other aquatic animals or plants are kept for exhibit, study, etc. noun (pl) -riums, -ria (-rɪə) a tank, bowl, or pool in which aquatic animals and plants are […]
Also, Aquarius. of or relating to Aquarius, or to the Age of Aquarius. Astrology. a person born under Aquarius, the eleventh sign of the zodiac; an Aquarius. Contemporary Examples In true Aquarian spirit, you must put the common good ahead of personal gain. The Stars Predict Your Week Starsky + Cox September 23, 2011 Historical […]