aqualung aqualung  /ˈæ kwə ləŋ/


  • (n) a device (trade name Aqua-Lung) that lets divers breathe under water; scuba is an acronym for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus



  1. Sean Connery returns as 007, equipped with a backpack jet and aqualung for all sorts of spectacular conquests by land, sea and air.
  2. At ten fathoms, with a tank of oxygen on her back and her teeth clamped on an aqualung, Jane is not at her best.


  • Ian Anderson at the NYCB Theatre at Westbury

    Ian Anderson is a Scottish singer-songwriter who rose to fame as the flute-playing lead singer of the progressive British rock band Jethro Tull. Throughout its career, Jethro Tull released some of the rock era's most beloved albums, including: Benefit (Chrysalis Records, 1970), Aqualung (Chrysalis Records, 1971), Minstrel in the Gallery (Chrysalis Records, 1975), Crest of A Knave (Chrysalis ...
    on October 26, 2013     Source: All About Jazz

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