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[uh-kwair-ee-uh n] /əˈkwɛər i ən/
Also, Aquarius. of or relating to Aquarius, or to the Age of Aquarius.
Astrology. a person born under Aquarius, the eleventh sign of the zodiac; an Aquarius.
Origin of Aquarian
1965-70; aquari(us) + -an Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • According to Aquarian philosophy, it is the first stage of the crystallization of spirit.

  • This Aquarian Society, he knew, was one of a hundred, a thousand others.

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  • It was odd how the comic Aquarian lecture cropped up in his memory like this once more.

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  • Instinct the Primers called it, but Wimble, recalling the Aquarian lecture, caught at another phrase—subconscious unity.

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  • Aquarian amateurs seem a little divided about the policy of keeping these in tanks.

  • Bell glasses for aquaria are to be obtained of any of the dealers in Aquarian stock, and at most horticultural glass warehouses.

  • In this new Aquarian Age it will be at our fingers' ends, so to speak.

    The Promise of Air Algernon Blackwood
  • It is to be found in the Thames, between Hammersmith and Windsor, whether for the angler to kill or the Aquarian to preserve.

  • There was no need to pay annual subscriptions to an Aquarian Society to realise that!

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Word Origin and History for Aquarian

1940, in the astrological/New Age sense; see Aquarius + -ian.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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