Scuba



noun
1.
a portable breathing device for free-swimming divers, consisting of a mouthpiece joined by hoses to one or two tanks of compressed air that are strapped on the back.
2.
scuba diving.
verb (used without object), scubaed, scubaing.
3.
scuba-dive.
noun
1.

an apparatus used in skindiving, consisting of a cylinder or cylinders containing compressed air attached to a breathing apparatus
(as modifier): scuba diving

scuba
self-contained underwater breathing apparatus

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