Aquarius Aquatics

Aquatic

Meanings and phrases

aquatic

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adj.
  1. relating to or consisting of or being in water
  2. operating or living or growing in water

aquatic

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n.
  1. a plant that lives in or on water

aquatic bird

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n.
  1. wading and swimming and diving birds of either fresh or salt water

aquatic fern

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n.
  1. ferns that grow in water; water fern

aquatic mammal

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n.
  1. whales and dolphins; manatees and dugongs; walruses; seals

aquatic plant

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n.
  1. a plant that grows partly or wholly in water whether rooted in the mud, as a lotus, or floating without anchorage, as the water hyacinth; water plant; hydrophyte; hydrophytic plant
E.g.
  • The site contains some of the most diverse aquatic plant communities in the country.
  • The Fish and Game Department manages New Hampshire's fish, game, and aquatic plant resources.
  • This aquatic plant has rounded or oval leaves 1 to 3 centimeters long with several longitudinal veins.

aquatic vertebrate

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n.
  1. animal living wholly or chiefly in or on water

aquatic plants

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E.g.
  • Includes the only known aquatic plants.
  • The reserve supports a diverse range of heathland, bog and aquatic plants.
  • Hobbyists use aquatic plants for aquascaping, of several aesthetic styles.

aquatic life

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  • The spill destroyed all aquatic life for .
  • Phocids are more specialized for aquatic life than otariids.
  • The North American river otter is physically well-equipped for aquatic life.

aquatic gastropod

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E.g.
  • Cochliopidae Cochliopidae is a family of small freshwater snails with gills and an operculum, aquatic gastropod mollusks.
  • Valvata aliena Valvata aliena is a species of minute freshwater snail with an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Valvatidae, the valve snails.
  • Valvata sibirica Valvata sibirica is a species of minute freshwater snail with an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Valvatidae, the valve snails.

aquatic gastropod mollusk

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E.g.
  • Valvata aliena Valvata aliena is a species of minute freshwater snail with an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Valvatidae, the valve snails.
  • Valvata sibirica Valvata sibirica is a species of minute freshwater snail with an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Valvatidae, the valve snails.
  • Campeloma decisum Campeloma decisum, common name the pointed campeloma, is a species of freshwater snail with an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Viviparidae.

other aquatic

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E.g.
  • It has numerous estuaries with mangroves and other aquatic vegetation.
  • Fish and other aquatic species are the main source of human methylmercury exposure.
  • It may have also fed upon sea turtles, fish, and other aquatic and terrestrial prey.

aquatic animals

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  • Ammonia excretion is common in aquatic animals.
  • The pond supports a wealth of aquatic animals adapted to slower water.
  • It can have harmful effects on plants, aquatic animals and infrastructure.

aquatic species

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  • In aquatic species, the front legs are modified into flippers.
  • The only known eusocial aquatic species occur within the genus "Synalpheus".
  • All plants, wildlife, and aquatic species are protected to one degree or another.

aquatic vegetation

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  • It has numerous estuaries with mangroves and other aquatic vegetation.
  • They also feed on aquatic vegetation when the temperature exceeds 18 °C.
  • Their eggs are deposited among aquatic vegetation and develop in approximately four days.

aquatic insects

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E.g.
  • It includes frogs, salamanders, turtles, snakes and various aquatic insects.
  • Young rudd eat zooplankton, aquatic insects, and occasionally other small fish.
  • The species also has a very non-specific diet that consists of snails, aquatic insects, clams, and small fish.

aquatic birds

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E.g.
  • Animal life includes aquatic birds, flies and mosquitoes.
  • The nictitating membrane also covers the eye and acts as a contact lens in many aquatic birds.
  • They are found on the feathers of aquatic birds, and in the case of one species, birds of prey.

aquatic environments

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  • It takes place in aquatic environments.
  • "Aeromonas" species are widely distributed in aquatic environments.
  • During this period, her interest was mainly focused on organisms in aquatic environments.

aquatic organisms

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  • Acid deposition harms aquatic organisms and kills trees.
  • Microalgae are aquatic organisms living in a large and diverse group.
  • Undersized and poorly placed culverts can cause problems for water quality and aquatic organisms.

aquatic invertebrates

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E.g.
  • Several endemic fish and aquatic invertebrates are present, though.
  • In fish and aquatic invertebrates, it is excreted directly into the water.
  • The site supports a diverse community of terrestrial and aquatic invertebrates.

aquatic ecosystems

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  • "Neobodo" are free-living and active microbial predators that swim around and feed on prey in aquatic ecosystems.
  • The species is often used as a bioindicator because of its position at the top of the food chain in aquatic ecosystems.
  • Flagellates are the major consumers of primary and secondary production in aquatic ecosystems - consuming bacteria and other protists.

aquatic existence

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E.g.
  • These birds are adapted to an aquatic existence with webbed feet, flattened bills, and feathers that are excellent at shedding water due to an oily coating.
  • These birds are adapted to an aquatic existence with webbed feet, bills which are flattened to a greater or lesser extent, and feathers that are excellent at shedding water due to special oils.

aquatic environment

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E.g.
  • The placoderms began dominating almost every known aquatic environment.
  • Selective pressures exist however in the aquatic environment that may reduce the virulence of "V. cholerae".
  • Manatees have evolved streamlined bodies which lack external ear flaps, thus decreasing resistance in the aquatic environment.
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