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Aqua-Lung

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈæk.wə.lʌŋ/ trademark
a container of air that you carry on your back while swimming under the surface of the water, with a tube taking air to your mouth or nose to allow you to breathe
Translations of “Aqua-Lung”
in Chinese (Traditional) (潛水員背負的)水肺,水中呼吸器…
in Chinese (Simplified) (潜水者背负的)水肺,水中呼吸器…
(Definition of Aqua-Lung from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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