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    Aqu Word Matrix

    <aqu>
    “water” from Latin aqua “water, the sea, rain”

    Word Sums

    Aqu + a -> aqua
    Aqu + a + s -> aquas
    Aqu + ate + ic -> aquatic
    Aqu + ate + ic + s -> aquatics
    Aqu + ate + ic + al + ly -> aquatically
    Aqu + a + Mare + ine -> aquamarine
    Aqu + a + Mare + ine + s -> aquamarines
    Aqu + a + Naut -> aquanaut
    Aqu + a + Naut + s -> aquanauts
    Aqu + a + Lung -> aqualung
    Aqu + a + Lung + s -> aqualungs
    Aqu + a + Lung + ed -> aqualunged
    Aqu + a + Lung + ing -> aqualunging
    Aqu + a + cade -> aquacade
    Aqu + a + cade + s -> aquacades
    Aqu + a + Tint -> aquatint
    Aqu + a + Tint + s -> aquatints
    Aqu + a + Tint + ed -> aquatinted
    Aqu + a + Tint + ing -> aquatinting
    Aqu + a + Tint + ist -> aquatintist
    Aqu + a + Tint + ist + s -> aquatintists
    Aqu + a + Tone -> aquatone
    Aqu + a + Tone + s -> aquatones
    Aqu + a + Past + o -> aquapasto
    Aqu + a + Past + o + s -> aquapastos
    Aqu + e + ous -> aqueous
    Aqu + e + Duct -> aqueduct
    Aqu + e + Duct + s -> aqueducts
    Aqu + a + Duct -> aquaduct
    Aqu + a + Duct + s -> aquaducts
    Aqu + e + Duct + al -> aqueductal
    Aqu + i + Fer -> aquifer
    Aqu + i + Fer + s -> aquifers
    Aqu + i + Tard -> aquitard
    Aqu + i + Tard + s -> aquitards
    Aqu + i + Clude -> aquiclude
    Aqu + i + Clude + s -> aquicludes
    Aqu + i + Fuge -> aquifuge
    Aqu + i + Fuge + s -> aquifuges
    Aqu + ar + i + um -> aquarium
    Aqu + ar + i + um + s -> aquariums
    Aqu + ar + ist -> aquarist
    Aqu + ar + ist + s -> aquarists
    Aqu + ar + i + us -> aquarius
    Aqu + ar + i + us + s -> aquariuses
    Aqu + ar + i + i -> aquarii
    Aqu + ar + i + al -> aquarial
    Aqu + ar + i + an -> aquarian
    Aqu + a + Cult + ure -> aquaculture
    Aqu + a + Cult + ure + s -> aquacultures
    Aqu + a + Cult + ure + ist-> aquaculturist
    Aqu + a + Cult + ure + ist + s -> aquaculturists
    Aqu + a + Farm -> aquafarm
    Aqu + a + Farm + s -> aquafarms
    Aqu + a + Farm + ed -> aquafarmed
    Aqu + a + Farm + ing -> aquafarming
    Aqu + a + Farm + er -> aquafarmer
    Aqu + a + Farm + er + s -> aquafarmers
    Aqu + a + Crop -> aquacrop
    Aqu + a + Crop + s -> aquacrops
    Aqu + a + Plan -> aquaplan
    Aqu + a + Plan + s -> aquaplans
    Aqu + a + Plan + ed -> aquaplanned
    Aqu + a + Plan + ing -> aquaplanning
    Aqu + a + Plan + er -> aquaplanner
    Aqu + a + Plan + er + s -> aquaplanners
    Aqu + a + Plane -> aquaplane
    Aqu + a + Plane + s -> aquaplanes
    Aqu + a + Plane + ed -> aquaplaned
    Aqu + a + Plane + ing -> aquaplaning
    Aqu + a + Bib -> aquabib
    Aqu + a + Bib + s -> aquabibs
    Aqu + a + Vit -> aquavit
    Aqu + a + Vit + s -> aquavits
    Aqu + a + Cise -> aquacise
    Aqu + a + Cise + s -> aquacises
    Aqu + a + Cise + ed -> aquacised
    Aqu + a + Cise + ing -> aquacising
    Aqu + a + Cise + er -> aquaciser
    Aqu + a + Cise + er + s -> aquacisers
    Aqu + Aer + o + B + ic + s -> aquaerobics
    Aqu + a + Gym -> aquagym
    Aqu + a + Dyname + ic -> aquadynamic
    Aqu + a + Phobe -> aquaphobe
    Aqu + a + Phobe + s -> aquaphobes
    Aqu + a + Phobe +ia -> aquaphobia
    Aqu + a + Phobe +ia + s -> aquaphobias
    Aqu + a + Phobe +ic -> aquaphobic
    sub + Aqu + a -> subaqua
    sub + Aqu + ate + ic -> subaquatic
    sub + Aqu + ate + ic + s -> subaquatics
    sub + Aqu + e + ous -> subaqueous
    sub + Aqu + e + ous + ly -> subaqueously
    sem + i + Aqu + ate + ic -> semiaquatic
    non + Aqu + ate + ic -> nonaquatic
    Pseud + o + Aqu + ate + ic -> pseudoaquatic
    Meth + Aqu + al + one-> methaqualone
    Meth + Aqu + al + one + s -> methaqualones

    Morphemes

    aqu: water
    -s: forming plural of noun
    -s: forming third person singular of verbs
    -ed: forming simple past and past participle of weak verb
    -ing: forming present participle of verb

    -a: word-forming element in names of countries, diseases, animals, and plants [adopted unchanged from Classical Latin and Greek]
    aer: air
    -al: relating to, of the kind of, of or pertaining to
    -al: forms the names of aldehydes
    -an: of or pertaining to
    -ar: forming an adjective denoting of, near, or pertaining to
    -ate: word-forming element used in forming nouns
    b: life
    bib: drink
    cade: procession
    cise: physical activity
    clude: shut, close
    crop: plant grown for an economic purpose
    cult: care, upkeep, field
    duct: course, direction, conduit, channel, vessel
    dyname: power
    -e-: connecting vowel
    farm: cultivated land
    fer: bear, carry, produce
    fuge: flee
    gym: place of exercise, from gymnasium, from gymnos, literally “to train nakedly”
    -i: Latin genitive suffix
    -ic: forming an adjective that denotes relating to
    -ine: forming an adjective meaning belonging to or resembling in nature
    -ist: ‪word-forming element meaning “one who does or makes”‬
    lung: human or animal respiratory organ
    -ly: denoting manner or degree
    mare: sea
    meth: univalent hydrocarbon radical, from Greek methy “wine”
    naut: voyager, farer, tripper
    non-: expressing negation or absence, not
    -o: Italian noun ending
    -one: any similar compound containing a carbonyl functional group
    -ous: characterized by, of the nature of
    past: feed, nourish, maintain, support
    phobe: fear
    plan: plane surface; scheme, design
    plane: flat surface
    pseud: false, feigned, erroneous, in appearance only, resembling
    sem-: half, part, partly, partial, imperfect, twice
    sub-: under, beneath; lower, less, under; almost, nearly
    tard: slow, sluggish; late
    tint: color, dye, hue
    tone: stretch, tighten; sound
    -um: a place
    -ure: suffix forming abstract nouns of action
    -us: suffix forming adjectives
    vit: life, spirit

    Definitions

    aqua: (noun) water, light bluish-green color
    aquas: plural of aqua
    aquatic: (adjective) relating to water
    aquatics: plural of aquatic used collectively to mean “water sports”
    aquatically: (adverb) in an aquatic style or manner
    aquamarine: (noun, adjective) a light bluish-green color like sea water
    aquamarines: plural of aquamarine
    aquanaut: (noun) underwater explorer
    aquanauts: plural of aquanaut
    aqualung: (noun) piece of equipment consisting of an oxygen tank and breathing apparatus used by divers to allow for breathing underwater at depth, (verb) to scuba dive
    aqualungs: plural of aqualung, third person singular of aqualung
    aqualunged: simple past and past participle of aqualung
    aqualunging: present participle of aqualung
    aquacade: (noun) entertainment consisting of swimmers and divers performing to music
    aquacades: plural of aquacade
    aquatint: (noun) print resembling a watercolour, (verb) to produce a print using the aquatint technique or process
    aquatints: plural of aquatint, third person singular of aquatint
    aquatinted: simple past and past participle of aquatint
    aquatinting: present participle of aquatint
    aquatintist: (noun) artist who makes aquatints
    aquatintists: plural of aquatintist
    aquatone: (noun) offset printing method utilizing a gelatin-coated zinc plate hardened and sensitized to print type, line illustrations, and fine-screen halftones; print produced through aquatone
    aquatones: plural of aquatone
    aquapasto: (noun) viscous thickening medium made of gum arabic and silica that is used to give an impasto effect to watercolour and gouache paintings
    aquapastos: plural of aquapasto
    aqueous: (adjective) consisting mostly of water
    aqueduct: artificial channel for conveying water, small duct in the body containing fluid [literally “channel for water”]
    aqueducts: plural of aqueduct
    aquaduct: variation of aqueduct (misspelling)
    aquaducts: plural of aquaduct (misspelling)
    aqueductal: (adjective) relating to the cerebral aqueduct
    aquifer: (noun) body of permeable rock which can contain or transmit groundwater [literally “water-bearer”]
    aquifers: plural of aquifer
    aquitard: (noun) geologic formation or stratum that lies adjacent to an aquifer and that allows only a small amount of liquid to pass
    aquitards: plural of aquitard
    aquiclude: (noun) geologic formation or stratum that confines water in an adjacent aquifer
    aquicludes: plural of aquiclude
    aquifuge: variation of aquiclude
    aquifuges: plural of aquifuge
    aquarium: (noun) tank of water or building of tanks in which aquatic animals and plants live
    aquariums: plural of aquarium
    aquarist: (noun) person who keeps an aquarium
    aquarists: plural of aquarist
    aquarius: (noun) large constellation (the Water Carrier or Water Bearer) that represents a man pouring water from a jar, eleventh sign of the zodiac, person born when the sun is in the sign of Aquarius
    aquariuses: plural of aquarius
    aquarii: genitive of aquarius used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in the constellation aquarius
    aquarial: (adjective) variation of aquarian
    aquarian: (adjective) of or relating to an aquarium
    aquaculture: (noun) cultivation of aquatic produce, water agricultural
    aquacultures: plural of aquaculture
    aquaculturist: (noun) person involved in aquaculture
    aquaculturists: plural of aquaculturist
    aquafarm: (noun) location at which aquaculture occurs, (verb) to work on an aquafarm
    aquafarms: plural of aquafarm, third person singular of aquafarm
    aquafarmed: simple past and past participle of aquafarm
    aquafarming: present participle of aquafarm
    aquafarmer: (noun) variation of aquaculturist
    aquafarmers: plural of aquafarmer
    aquacrop: (noun) aquatic plants grown during aquafarming
    aquacrops: plural of aquacrop
    aquaplan: (noun) design for an aquatic activity such as aquaculture
    aquaplans: plural of aquaplan, third person singular of aquaplan
    aquaplanned: simple past and past participle of aquaplan
    aquaplanning: present participle of aquaplan
    aquaplanner: (noun) person who creates aquaplans
    aquaplanners: plural of aquaplanner
    aquaplane: (noun) board ridden by a standing person and pulled by a boat, (verb) variation of hydroplane; when a layer of water builds between the wheels of the vehicle and the road surface, leading to a loss of traction that prevents the vehicle from responding to control inputs
    aquaplanes: plural of aquaplane, third person singular of aquaplane
    aquaplaned: simple past and past participle of aquaplane
    aquaplaning: present participle of aquaplane
    aquabib: (noun) one who does not consume alcohol, teetotaler
    aquabibs: plural of aquabib
    aquavit: (noun) alcoholic spirit made from potatoes or other starchy plants
    aquavits: plural of aquavit
    aquacise: (noun) exercise practiced in water mostly vertically and without swimming, (verb) to practice exercise in water
    aquacises: plural of aquacise, third person singular of aquacise
    aquacised: simple past and past participle of aquacise
    aquacising: present participle of aquacise
    aquaciser: (noun) one who aquacises
    aquacisers: plural of aquaciser
    aquaerobics: (noun) water aerobics, exercise designed to enhance cardiovascular fitness performed in water
    aquadynamic: (adjective) having a shape that reduces drag when moving through water
    aquagym: (noun) variation of aquaerobics
    aquaphobe: (noun) one that fears water
    aquaphobes: plural of aquaphobe
    aquaphobia: (noun) fear of water
    aquaphobias: plural of aquaphobia
    aquaphobic: (adjective) relating to the fear of water
    subaqua:(adjective) underwater
    subaquatic: (adjective) located or living under water, submarine
    subaquatics: (noun) underwater diving
    subaqueous: (adjective) under water
    subaqueously: (adverb) in a subaqueous way or manner
    semiaquatic: (adjective) living partly on land and partly in water, growing in very wet or waterlogged ground
    nonaquatic: (adjective) not relating to water
    pseudoaquatic: (adjective) growing in moist or wet places but not truly aquatic
    methaqualone: (noun) sedative drug that has effects similar to barbiturates
    methaqualones: plural of methaqualone

    Relatives

    aquabis: (adjective) containing two molecules of water [blend of aqua and prefix bis-]
    aquarobics: blend of aqua and aerobics
    aquarelle: drawing usually in transparent watercolor [from obsolete Italian acquarella]
    aquarelles
    aquarellist: one who creates aquarelles
    aquarellists
    Aquitaine: historical region of southwestern France whose capital was Toulouse

    See also Word Matrix: Mare.

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