subaquatic


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subaquatic

(ˌsʌbəˈkwætɪk; -ˈkwɒt-)
adj
1. (Biology) living or growing partly in water and partly on land
2. (Biology) of or relating to conditions, existence, or activities under water
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sub•a•quat•ic

(ˌsʌb əˈkwæt ɪk, -əˈkwɒt-)

adj.
living or growing partly on land, partly in water: subaquatic plants.
[1780–90]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.subaquatic - growing or remaining under watersubaquatic - growing or remaining under water; "viewing subaqueous fauna from a glass-bottomed boat"; "submerged leaves"
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
aquatic - operating or living or growing in water; "boats are aquatic vehicles"; "water lilies are aquatic plants"; "fish are aquatic animals"
2.subaquatic - partially aquatic; living or growing partly on land and partly in water; "a marginal subaquatic flora"
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
aquatic - operating or living or growing in water; "boats are aquatic vehicles"; "water lilies are aquatic plants"; "fish are aquatic animals"
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