Definition of subaqueous in English:


Line breaks: sub|aque¦ous
Pronunciation: /sʌbˈeɪkwɪəs


  • Existing, formed, or taking place under water: their larvae have to pass through a wholly subaqueous phase
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    • Smaller fluvial or subaqueous overprints of former submarine channel morphologies and even desiccation or fracturing may be sought to test our model.
    • Turbid, cold waters are often sufficiently dense to plunge beneath the surface waters and flow down the slope to form subaqueous fans with channels and levées as seen in fluviomarine deltas.
    • With equal imperception it bent down and down, closer and closer to the lake waters, murky with the samba of subaqueous weeds and the abyss.

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