If it has to do with water, it's aquatic. If you prefer your volleyball net in a pool, it sounds like you're into aquatic sports.

The word aquatic comes from the Latin word aqua, which means water. The adjective also describes something that takes place in water. If you are on a swimming or diving team, you can say you are into aquatic sports, which may take place at an aquatic center. If you visit an aquatic garden, you'll see plants that thrive in water like water lilies and lotus flowers.

Definitions of aquatic

adj operating or living or growing in water

“boats are aquatic vehicles”
“water lilies are aquatic plants”
“fish are aquatic animals”
native to or inhabiting the sea
semiaquatic, subaquatic
partially aquatic; living or growing partly on land and partly in water
subaquatic, subaqueous, submerged, submersed, underwater
growing or remaining under water
operating or living or growing on land
operating or living on land and in water
on the edge of the land
traveling or passing over land
amphibiotic, semiaquatic
having an aquatic early or larval form and a terrestrial adult form
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adj relating to or consisting of or being in water

“an aquatic environment”

n a plant that lives in or on water

Type of:
flora, plant, plant life
(botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion

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