water borne

waterborne

[waw-ter-bawrn, -bohrn, wot-er-]
adjective
1.
floating or moving on water; supported by water: The ship was waterborne ten months after the keel was laid.
2.
transported by ship or boat: waterborne commerce.
3.
communicated by water, especially drinking water: waterborne diseases.

Origin:
1550–60; water + borne

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waterborne (ˈwɔːtəˌbɔːn)
 
adj
1.  floating or travelling on water
2.  (of a disease, etc) transported or transmitted by water

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