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  • adj. Of or relating to an aquarium.

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Examples

  • If you've seen the film, you know the juxtaposition of the Port-O-San man and the legions of concertgoers at the Woodstock "aquarian exposition" makes for a charming if not bizarre moment.

    At Woodstock, there was plenty of peace & music—but few toilets

  • The siblings, raised in the bucolic idealism of a Saskatchewan hippie commune, are suddenly forced to reckon with the cruel shallowness and hypocrisy of “Legoland”- the name given to the modern world by their aquarian parents.

    Nunc Scio » Blog Archive » Theatre review: Legoland

  • No, not the Edwards who cheated on his dying wife, impregnated his campaign age of aquarian documentarian, and hid from reporters in the hotel bathroom before coming 99.9% clean.

    I'm getting pretty tired of waiting for Obama to announce his VP pick.

  • The surface moral of the story, about the perils of eternal life, is fairly obvious, but in a thread about the sorcerer's half-aquarian daughter, Pratt touches on a deeper current of feeling and fear about aging.

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • Many people know about my distaste for “creative” sushi – an overly muscular behemoth of rice bristling with decidedly non-Japanese sushi ingredients like steak, cream cheese, tomatoes, and jalapenos with names like Crunchy Cowboy, Godzilla, and Firecracker Fantasy that sound more appropriate for an aquarian battle of American Gladiators than a sushi menu.

    Archive 2006-03-01

  • The aquarian enthusiast is very apt to be in too great haste to see everything going on, and commits the common error of trying too many things at once.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 08, No. 47, September, 1861

  • At the extreme low-water of new or full moon tides, the rocks and tide-pools are to be zealously hunted over by the aquarian naturalist.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 08, No. 47, September, 1861

  • It is an inquiry of practical importance to the aquarian naturalist, How far the diminished pressure which they meet with in the tank, on being transferred from their lower homes to the aquarium, may influence their viability.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 08, No. 47, September, 1861

  • Loveliest chaos of music-stuff the harp aquarian kept sending up to my ears!

    Lilith, a romance

  • Nap on Skiff is a wondrous rendition of aquarian serenity.

    Al-Ahram Weekly Online

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