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aquatic

a marine or freshwater animal or plant

aquatic

[ə′kwäd·ik]
(biology)
Living or growing in, on, or near water; having a water habitat.
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Even in so extreme a case as this, if the supply of insects were constant, and if better adapted competitors did not already exist in the country, I can see no difficulty in a race of bears being rendered, by natural selection, more and more aquatic in their structure and habits, with larger and larger mouths, till a creature was produced as monstrous as a whale.
What seems plainer than that the long toes of grallatores are formed for walking over swamps and floating plants, yet the water-hen is nearly as aquatic as the coot; and the landrail nearly as terrestrial as the quail or partridge.
Among them were the teeth of a gnawer, equalling in size and closely resembling those of the Capybara, whose habits have been described; and therefore, probably, an aquatic animal.
It's the end of the summer championships,'' said Ron Mita, president of Canyons Aquatic Club, which is playing host.
He currently provides competitive facilities around the world with aquatic supplies.
He also revealed why this delay could be better for fans who were waiting for Update Aquatic.
The Philippines is blessed with the vast aquatic and marine resources, however, fishermen remain among the poorest.
CDR Jasen Kunz serves as CDC liaison to the Council for the Model Aquatic Health Code (CMAHC) on behalf of CDC's National Center for Environmental Health.
This observance highlights ways that swimmers; parents of young swimmers; aquatic facility operators; residential pool, hot tub, or spa owners; beach managers; and public health officials can maximize the health benefits of water-based physical activity while minimizing the risk for recreational water-associated illness and injury.
Katinka will be looking to add to her medal haul in Doha at the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m), taking place at the magnificent Hamad Aquatic Complex just days after the World Aquatics Convention.
Aquatic exercise is an activity whose effects on different aspects of human life has been examined [12].
Aquatic therapy can be an effective and fun alternative to traditional physical therapy for people with multiple sclerosis, says Yasser Salem, PhD, MS, NCS, PCS, a physical therapist and associate professor of physical therapy at the University of North Texas Health Science Center.