Origin of aquarium
OTHER WORDS FROM aquariuma·quar·i·al, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH aquariumaquarium , Aquarius
How to use aquarium in a sentence
To visitors to the great aquaria which are now springing up in every part of the country, the Sea-horses will be familiar.
Their aquaria must be kept free from green plants, and have a layer of fine mud, with a few decaying leaves, in the bottom.
In addition there were Aquaria with fishes arranged in groups at various spots all round the garden.Narrative of the Circumnavigation of the Globe by the Austrian Frigate Novara, Volume I|Karl Ritter von Scherzer
The rock pools are natural aquaria, more interesting by far than any prepared by man.The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide|Augusta Foote Arnold
It is a large crab-like creature, which may be seen in museums and aquaria, and is brought from the tropical seas.Stories of the Universe: Animal Life|B. Lindsay