What is Aquarium?


Artificial water reservoir of various sizes and shapes, with at least one wall made of transparent material, usually of glass , used for breeding and presentation of organisms living in a sweet or saltwater environment .

The term aquarium is also used in relation to the section contained in such a reservoir of aquatic environment including aquatic organisms, maintained in a state of permanent balance of physicochemical and biological parameters.

what is aquarium

In another meaning, the term aquarium is used in relation to the building of an institution dealing with the maintenance of such reservoirs for the purpose of public presentation of specimens of aquatic flora and fauna, or for research purposes . This definition, apart from the building itself, also includes outlets (plants, institutions and their branches) or objects performing such a function.


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