Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to or containing water; watery.

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Usage examples "aqueous":

  1. The retention of such markings depends on other circumstances than the mere hardness of the rock, or amount of aqueous action. - "Himalayan Journals V2.", J. D. Hooker.
  2. But on their atmospheric and aqueous hypothesis, vegetation in abundance is confessedly a legitimate consequence. - "Moon Lore", Timothy Harley.
  3. After a day of sunshine which has been sufficiently warm to fill the atmosphere with aqueous vapor, if a sharp, still, cold night succeed, and if on this there break a clear, calm morning, the scene presented is one of unique and enchanting beauty. - "The Falls of Niagara and Other Famous Cataracts", George W. Holley.