Aqua meaning

ăkwə, äkwə
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Water.
noun
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A light bluish green to light greenish blue.
noun
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An aqueous solution.
noun
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Water.

Aquacade.

prefix
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5
The definition of aqua is a light shade of blue with some green in it.

An example of aqua is the color peacock blue.

adjective
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7
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Water.
noun
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1
Water; esp., in pharmacy, a solution of a substance in water.
noun
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2
A bluish-green color.
noun
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Bluish-green.
adjective
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2
An aqueous solution.
noun
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2
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(inorganic chemistry) The compound water.
noun
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2
A shade of colour, usually a mix of green and blue similar to the colour turquoise.

noun
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Of a greenish-blue colour.
adjective
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Pertaining to water.
prefix
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Origin of aqua

  • Middle English from Latin akw-ā- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin aqua water aqua

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin aqua, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ekʷeh₂, whence also Old English ēa, ǽ (“river”). More at ea.

    From Wiktionary