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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Partially aquatic; Having an aquatic early or larval form and a terrestrial adult form.

Usage examples (21)
  • Guesses range from turtle without the shell to semiaquatic rodent.
  • Fish are poikilothermic aquatic animals; rice plants are thermophilic and semiaquatic.
  • Restudy of this murid showed that it was distinct from both Holochilus (the semiaquatic web-footed rats) and Hesperomys (nowadays synonymous with Calomys, the vesper...
  • Maiacetus inuus and a representative sample of 50 extant semiaquatic mammals. for more
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