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a·quat·ic

(ă-kwat'ik),
1. Of or pertaining to water.
2. Denoting an organism that lives in water.

aquatic

(ə-kwăt′ĭk, ə-kwŏt′-)
adj.
1. Consisting of, relating to, or being in water: an aquatic environment.
2. Living solely or chiefly in or on the water: aquatic animals and plants.
3. Taking place in or on the water: an aquatic sport.
n.
An organism that lives solely or chiefly in or on the water.

a·quat′i·cal·ly adv.

aquatic

(ă-kwot′ĭk) [L. aquaticus, pert. to water]
1. Pert. to water.
2. Inhabiting water.
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Other sports will be hosted at the following venues: | Athletics - Alexander Stadium; | | Aquatics - Sandwell Aquatics Centre; | Badminton - Genting Arena; | | Boxing - NEC Hall 1; | | Gymnastics - Barclaycard Arena; | Hockey - University of Birmingham; | Judo - NEC Hall 4; | | Squash - University of Birmingham | Table Tennis - NEC Hall 5 | | Weightlifting - Symphony Hall | | Wrestling - NEC Hall 4
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