Aqua Lung

Aqua Lung
scuba equipment, breathing equipment used during underwater dives; artificial respiration

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Aqua-Lung — [ak′wəluŋ΄] [ AQUA + LUNG] trademark for a type of scuba apparatus no longer much used …   English World dictionary

  • Aqua-lung — Aqualung was the original name for the first open circuit scuba diving equipment, developed by Emile Gagnan and Jacques Cousteau in 1943 [ Year by Year 1943 History Channel International] . It consists of a high pressure diving cylinder and a… …   Wikipedia

  • Aqua-Lung — noun a device (trade name Aqua Lung) that lets divers breathe under water; scuba is an acronym for self contained underwater breathing apparatus • Syn: ↑aqualung, ↑scuba • Usage Domain: ↑trademark • Hypernyms: ↑breathing device, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aqua-Lung — /ak weuh lung , ah kweuh / Trademark. a brand of underwater breathing apparatus for a swimmer or skin diver, consisting of a cylinder of compressed air that is strapped to the back, a flexible tube connecting the cylinder with the swimmer s mouth …   Universalium

  • Aqua Lung — Synonyms and related words: air cylinder, aquascope, artificial respiration, aspiration, asthmatic wheeze, bathyscaphe, bathysphere, benthoscope, breath, breath of air, breathing, broken wind, cough, diving bell, diving boat, diving chamber,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Aqua-lung — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. self contained underwater breathing apparatus, scuba, diving lung, compressed air tank; see skin diving …   English dictionary for students

  • Aqua-lung — Aq′ua lung [[t]ˈæk wə, ˈɑ kwə[/t]] spo trm Trademark. a brand of scuba apparatus …   From formal English to slang

  • Aqua-Lung — trademark used for an underwater breathing apparatus …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Aqua-lung — …   Википедия

  • Aqua Lung/La Spirotechnique — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Aqualung. Création 1946 (sous le nom La Spirotechnique) …   Wikipédia en Français

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