subaquæous

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

sub- +‎ aquæous

AdjectiveEdit

subaquæous ‎(not comparable)

  1. Obsolete spelling of subaqueous
    • 1895, Fraser Sandeman, Angling Travels in Norway, Chapman & Hall; part I, Chapter X, page 64:
      Later on, he devotes his attention to midges, and then to fair‐sized flies, until the winter again comes round, and his appetite can only be satisfied by subaquæous food.