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Meaning of "aquiferous" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF AQUIFEROUS

aquiferous  [æˈkwɪfərəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AQUIFEROUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Aquiferous is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES AQUIFEROUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of aquiferous in the English dictionary

The definition of aquiferous in the dictionary is conveying, containing or yielding water.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AQUIFEROUS


aluminiferous
əˌluːmɪˈnɪfərəs
auriferous
ɔːˈrɪfərəs
carboniferous
ˌkɑːbəˈnɪfərəs
coniferous
kəˈnɪfərəs
cruciferous
kruːˈsɪfərəs
floriferous
flɔːˈrɪfərəs
fossiliferous
ˌfɒsɪˈlɪfərəs
metalliferous
ˌmɛtəˈlɪfərəs
odiferous
əʊˈdɪfərəs
odoriferous
ˌəʊdəˈrɪfərəs
pestiferous
pɛˈstɪfərəs
pomiferous
pɒˈmɪfərəs
resiniferous
ˌrɛzɪˈnɪfərəs
sacchariferous
ˌsækəˈrɪfərəs
salutiferous
ˌsæljəˈtɪfərəs
sanguiferous
sæŋˈɡwɪfərəs
seminiferous
ˌsɛmɪˈnɪfərəs
septiferous
sɛpˈtɪfərəs
splendiferous
splɛnˈdɪfərəs
vociferous
vəʊˈsɪfərəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AQUIFEROUS

aqueous humour
aqueously
aquicultural
aquiculture
aquiculturist
aquifer
aquifoliaceous
Aquila
Aquila degli Abruzzi
Aquilae
aquilegia
Aquileia
aquiline
aquilinity
aquilon
Aquinas
Aquino
Aquitaine
Aquitania
aquiver

WORDS THAT END LIKE AQUIFEROUS

adulterous
boisterous
cadaverous
cancerous
dangerous
generous
humorous
lecherous
murderous
noncancerous
numerous
obstreperous
onerous
preposterous
prosperous
serous
slanderous
sorcerous
thunderous
treacherous
tuberous

Synonyms and antonyms of aquiferous in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «aquiferous» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AQUIFEROUS

Find out the translation of aquiferous to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of aquiferous from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «aquiferous» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

含水
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

acuíferos
570 millions of speakers

English

aquiferous
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

aquiferous
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

aquiferous
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

водоносный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

aqüífero
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

aquiferous
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

aquifère
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Akuifer
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

wasserführenden
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

aquiferous
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

aquiferous
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Aquiferous
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chất nước
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

aquiferous
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जनावरांचे अर्क
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

akuiferöz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

acquifero
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wodonośne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

водоносний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

acvifer
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

υδροφόρου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

watervoerend
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

aquiferous
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

aquiferous
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of aquiferous

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AQUIFEROUS»

The term «aquiferous» is used very little and occupies the 177.316 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AQUIFEROUS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about aquiferous

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AQUIFEROUS»

Discover the use of aquiferous in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to aquiferous and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Aspects of sponge biology
The growth phase of both species reveals functional structures: aquiferous canals, oscula, ostia, vestibules, and choanocyte chambers; while during the reproductive phase of both species, the functional structures are somehow reduced.
Frederick Harrison, 2012
2
Congressional Serial Set
A little deeper and sections of large aquiferous vessels appear in each lobe, and the large muscular fibers become indistinctly fascicled. The irregularly sinuous aquiferous vessels traverse the bothria and unite in each pedicel into large ...
3
Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission
The marginal canals are throughout much larger than the aquiferous vessels. Their diameter is from .061“l to .08mm in the anterior and median regions of the body; towards the posterior end, however, they become somewhat smaller. ' These ...
4
On Two Species of Larval Dibothria from the Yellowstone ...
The marginal canals are throughout much larger than the aquiferous vessels. Their diameter is from .00""" to .08""" in the anterior and median regions of the body; towards the posterior end, however, they become somewhat smaller.
Edwin Linton, 1891
5
Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries
Two large aquiferous pores on the dorsal aspect of the head and a smaller one at either side ventrally just in front of the funnel. Mantle articulating with the funnel by membranous folds; no definite locking cartilages. Funnel organ poorly ...
United States. Bureau of Fisheries, 1914
6
The Comparative Embryology of Sponges
The pinacoderm is represented by the flattened cells, the pinacocytes, which form the external cover and line the aquiferous system canals and some internal cavities. The choanoderm is formed by the flagellated collar cells, the choanocytes, ...
Alexander V. Ereskovsky, 2010
7
Biosilica in Evolution, Morphogenesis, and ...
Another major component in the growth process of a sponge is the pump system with which suspended material is collected from the environment and transported through the sponge tissue, the aquiferous system. The aquiferous system of H.
W.E.G. Müller, Mikhael A. Grachev, 2009
8
The Algorithmic Beauty of Seaweeds, Sponges and Corals
Another major component in the growth process of a sponge is the pump system with which suspended material is collected from the environment and transported through the sponge tissue, the aquiferous system. Fig. 2.2o shows a diagram of ...
Jaap A. Kaandorp, Janet E. Kübler, 2001
9
Advances in Marine Biology
J. H. S. Blaxter, Alan J. Southward. (Trueman, 1968a). The blood system and all muscular and neural structures were shown to be totally separate from the aquiferous sinuses, being sheathed in collagen-like connective tissue (Bernard, 1968).
J. H. S. Blaxter, Alan J. Southward, 1992
10
Assessment of Groundwater Resources and Management
The component of the Aquiferous units and depth to water table was characterized using boreholes, sp and resistivity logs and GIS software. Also the underground water distribution and flow pattern, topographic driving force and water table ...
A. L. Ramanathan, Prosun Bhattacharya, A.K. Keshari, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AQUIFEROUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term aquiferous is used in the context of the following news items.
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Statoil scores North Sea oil, gas finds
The aquiferous sandstone in the Hugin formation is thought to be in pressure communication with the oil zone in 15/6-13, the NPD said. «Petro Global News, Jul 15»
2
Appraisal Wells Drilled In Ivar Aasen Field
In the Heimdal, the well hit 27 m of good quality aquiferous sandstone. Well 16/1-21 A found a 41-m oil column and a 4-m gas column. «E&P, Apr 15»
3
Det norske hits oil with Ivar Aasen appraisal wells
In the Heimdal formation, the well encountered 27 m of aquiferous sandstone of good to very good quality. 16/1-21 A encountered a total oil ... «WorldOil, Apr 15»
4
Statoil hits again at Aasta Hansteen
The well encountered aquiferous sandstone in the Kvitnos Formation, with 35m of good reservoir quality. Preliminary estimates of the size of ... «OE Digital, Apr 15»
5
Researchers identify marine sponge strategies to survive in Antarctic …
... of yolk allows reaching a size quickly that helps them to survive predators and develop an aquiferous system to filter water and capture food. «Phys.Org, Apr 15»
6
FEATURE: As climate talks heat up, experts debate if natural gas …
That huge volume of toxic chemicals just being flushed into the water – on the aquiferous, on the ground? It is very high risk for developing ... «UN News Centre, Aug 14»
7
Belgium: Aquifers threatened by growing urbanisation
“Despite its small surface, Belgium is characterized by a large variation of geological sedimentations, a big part of which have aquiferous ... «Greenfudge.org, Jun 14»
8
Statoil makes oil and gas discovery in the Barents Sea
The Fruholmen formation has poor reservoir properties, and is aquiferous. Preliminary calculations of the size of the discovery are between 7 ... «Energy Global, May 14»
9
Statoil Finds Gas near Visund Field in the North Sea
Meanwhile, the Lunde formation was found to be aquiferous. Well 34/8/17-S is the 24th well on production license 120. It was drilled by the ... «Rigzone, Mar 14»
10
Nurturing nature - More needs to be done to protect the environment
... known, having to leave all they know owing to loss of habitable and arable lands and desalination of fresh-water aquiferous lens. They are ... «Trinidad Guardian, Mar 13»

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