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aqualung

(ˈækwəˌlʌŋ)
n
(Nautical Terms) breathing apparatus used by divers, etc, consisting of a mouthpiece attached to air cylinders strapped to the back
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aqualung - a device (trade name Aqua-Lung) that lets divers breathe under wateraqualung - a device (trade name Aqua-Lung) that lets divers breathe under water; scuba is an acronym for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus
breathing apparatus, breathing device, breathing machine, ventilator - a device that facilitates breathing in cases of respiratory failure
cylinder - a cylindrical container for oxygen or compressed air
oxygen mask - a breathing device that is placed over the mouth and nose; supplies oxygen from an attached storage tank
Translations
dýchací přístroj
iltapparat
köfunarlunga
akvalangas
akvalangs
akvalung
dalgıç aygıtı

aqualung

[ˈækwəlʌŋ] Nescafandra f autónoma

aqualung

[ˈækwəlʌŋ] nscaphandre m autonome

aqualung

nTauchgerät nt

aqualung

[ˈækwəˌlʌŋ] nautorespiratore m

aqualung

(ˈӕkwəlŋa) noun
an apparatus worn by divers on their backs which supplies them with oxygen to breathe.
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