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saltie

[sawl-tee] /ˈsɔl ti/
noun, Canadian Slang.
1.
an ocean-going sailor.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; salt1 + -ie
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saltie

/ˈsɔːltɪ/
noun
1.
(Austral, informal) a saltwater crocodile
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