saltwater

saltwater

[sawlt-waw-ter, -wot-er]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to salt water.
2.
inhabiting salt water: a saltwater fish.

Origin:
1520–30; salt1 + water

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saltwater (ˈsɔːltˌwɔːtə)
 
adj
of, relating to, or inhabiting salt water, esp the sea: saltwater fishes

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saltwater   (sôlt'wô'tər)  Pronunciation Key 
Consisting of or living in salty water, especially seawater.
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