: aerobics performed in water and especially in a pool of shallow water
Popular for years with special-needs exercisers who enjoy the forgiving nature of movement in water, aqua aerobics is also attracting the ultra-fit. Carol Krucoff, Washington Post, 29 Apr. 1990

Word History

First Known Use

1979, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of aqua aerobics was in 1979

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“Aqua aerobics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aqua%20aerobics. Accessed 5 Dec. 2022.

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