Definitions

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  • n. An underwater environment designed for an aquarium.
  • v. Create or maintain an underwater environment.

Etymologies

aqua- + -scape (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • But I'm going to try something I've always wanted to do ... aquascape, which is to say a heavily planted tank.

    Day in the Life of an Idiot

  • Jeff Wood, an instructor at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco, keeps a 5-gallon "aquascape" tank in his office.

    SFGate: Top News Stories

  • Okay, so I started to put together an Amazon rainforest aquascape, and I filled it with South American species of tetras, angel fish, some corydoras, a couple of algae-eaters and two gorgeous black ghost knife fish I call Patch and Zappy.

    2009 August — Fusion Despatches

  • Considered small only because it is surrounded on three sides by India, Ban­gla­desh is actually a vast aquascape, where getting around by boat and vehicle, as I learned, can take many days.

    Waterworld

  • Amongst the new words that you might recognize are aquascape, biodiesel and wave pool?

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  • As you plunge deeper into it, you'll derive not only knowledge, but lots of joy in discovering more about the things you are passionate about, be it creating a lush aquascape or a thriving coral reef.

    WN.com - Articles related to How clean is Seattle's drinking water?

  • Some of the property's unique features: 520ft long meandering aquascape pool 2 lap pools & a half

    WN.com - Financial News

  • If you're not particularly creative then copy another aquascape.

    Practical Fishkeeping

  • There's no one right way to grow plants or aquascape.

    Practical Fishkeeping

  • Many newcomers wish to create an aquascape very quickly and think that in two to three weeks it will be superb.

    Practical Fishkeeping

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