aquarium

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Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English

aquarium

aquarium /əˈkweəriəm $ əˈkwer-/ noun (plural aquariums or aquaria /-riə/) [countable]
[Date: 1800-1900; Language: Latin; Origin: aquarius 'of water', from aqua; ⇒ aquatic]
1. a clear glass or plastic container for fish and other water animals
2. a building where people go to look at fish and other water animals

Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary

Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary - 4th Edition

aquarium / əˈkweə.ri.əm /   / -ˈkwer.i- / noun [ C ] ( plural aquariums , plural aquaria / -ə / )

a glass container in which fish and other water creatures can be kept

a building, usually open to the public, that holds many aquariums

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Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

aquarium

aquar·ium [aquarium aquaria aquariums]   [əˈkweəriəm] [əˈkweriəm] noun (pl. aquar·iums or aqua·ria   [əˈkweəriə] [əˈkweriə])

1. a large glass container in which fish and other water creatures and plants are kept

2. a building where people can go to see fish and other water creatures 
 

Word Origin:

mid 19th cent.: from Latin, neuter of aquarius ‘of water’, on the pattern of vivarium.

Wiktionary

aquarium

noun
a) A tank , often made of glass , for keeping live fish or other aquatic animals.
b) A public place where live fish and other aquatic animals are exhibit ed.