of, in, or pertaining to water.
living or growing in water:
aquatic plant life.
taking place or practiced on or in water:
an aquatic plant or animal.
aquatics, sports practiced on or in water.
It was too much, I fancied, even for the most aquatically inclined duck.
Kate Vernon, Vol. 1 (of 3) Mrs. Alexander
growing, living, or found in water
(sport) performed in or on water
a marine or freshwater animal or plant
late 15c., from Middle French and Old French aquatique (13c.), from Latin aquaticus “growing in water; bringing rain,” from aqua “water” (see aqua-)
Relating to, living in, or growing in water.
of, in, or pertaining to water. living or growing in water: aquatic plant life. taking place or practiced on or in water: aquatic sports. an aquatic plant or animal. aquatics, sports practiced on or in water. Historical Examples Plants, for example, unless they are aquatics, need to use large quantities of water to carry on […]
a dry spirit, especially of Scandinavia, made from redistilled grain or potato alcohol and usually flavored with caraway seeds. Contemporary Examples This fancy spice pack pairs with four different spirits—vodka, tequila, aquavit, and gin—to ensure the perfect morning pick-me-up. The Daily Beast’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Don Draper in Your Life Allison McNearney […]
Civil Engineering. a conduit or artificial channel for conducting water from a distance, usually by means of gravity. a bridgelike structure that carries a water conduit or canal across a valley or over a river. Anatomy. a canal or passage through which liquids pass. Contemporary Examples Segovia is best known for its trilogy of monuments: […]
- Aqueduct of sylvius
a canal in the midbrain, connecting the third and fourth ventricles of the brain.