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saltwater

[sawlt-waw-ter, -wot-er] /ˈsɔltˈwɔ tər, -ˈwɒt ər/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to salt water.
2.
inhabiting salt water:
a saltwater fish.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; salt1 + water
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British Dictionary definitions for saltwater

saltwater

/ˈsɔːltˌwɔːtə/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or inhabiting salt water, esp the sea: saltwater fishes
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saltwater
  (sôlt'wô'tər)   
Consisting of or living in salty water, especially seawater.
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