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aquatic

a marine or freshwater animal or plant
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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.
On the other hand, grebes and coots are eminently aquatic, although their toes are only bordered by membrane.
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.
None were keener in pursuit of this kind of game than M'Dougal and David Stuart; the latter was reminded of aquatic sports on the coast of Labrador, and his hunting exploits in the Northwest.
The Association of Aquatic Professionals has named the Naperville Park District's Aquatic Manager Jackie Gonzalez the August 2019 Competitor Aquatic Professional of the Month.
A donor has expressed interest to construct an Olympic standard Aquatic Sports Complex and requested the Policy Development Office of the Prime Minister's Office to find the suitable location in Jaffna.
I would like to draw the attention of concerned authorities that aquatic life is dangerously being affected and countless lives under water have died owing to which there are chances to the end of aquatic life if conditions remain the same.
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Muscat, Jun.26 (ONA) The State Council discussed today the draft law of the Living Aquatic Wealthtransferred by the Council of Ministers, the report of the Economic Committee of the Council, the report of Majlis A'Shura on it at its 10th ordinary session of the 3rd annual sitting of the 6thterm under the chair of Dr.
San Francisco, CA, June 25, 2018 --(PR.com)-- SOLitude Lake Management[R], a leading environmental firm specializing in lake, pond, wetland and fisheries management, and related environmental services, has expanded its national presence to the western United States by uniting with Aquatic Environments based in the San Francisco Bay Area.