natator


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natator

a swimmer.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.natator - a person who travels through the water by swimmingnatator - a person who travels through the water by swimming; "he is not a good swimmer"
traveler, traveller - a person who changes location
floater - a swimmer who floats in the water
aquanaut, skin-diver - an underwater swimmer equipped with a face mask and foot fins and either a snorkel or an air cylinder
surfboarder, surfer - someone who engages in surfboarding
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Chloride ion in seawater could promote gluconeogenesis to satisfy the high energy requirement under salinity stress for Lihinia emarginata and Charybdis natator, as indicated by the increased glucose-6-phosphatase activity (Scholnick et al.
Haec si minus aperta: VINdemiATOR, VEstigATOR et VEnATOR, tamen idem, quod VINdemiATOR uel quod VINum legit dicitur uel quod de VIti id demunt; VESTIGATOR a VESTIGIIS ferarum quas indagatur; VENATOR a VENTO, quod sequitur ceruum ad VENTVM et in VENTUM): natator (112)--uindemiator (113)--uestigator (tre neologismi e hapax varroniani; gli ultimi due sono legati da allitterazione anche a uenator; vi sono due figure etimologiche (uindemiator/uinum; uestigator/uestigiis) e poliptoti (uento/uentum).
Necrotic egg and hatchling remains are key factors attracting dipterans to sea turtle (Caretta caretta, Chelonia mydas, Natator depressus) nests in central Queensland, Australia.
The main species of sea turtle caught in Australian prawn-trawl nets are flatback turtles, Natator depressus; loggerhead turtles; green turtles, Chelonia mydas; and olive ridley turtles, Lepidochelys olivacea.