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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The two phones will have waterborne paints that are considered less toxic and
  can.
As ever after such events, an outbreak of waterborne diseases such as cholera
  is feared.
Waterborne and insect-transmitted infectious diseases get a big boost from
  climate change.
As a result, waterborne illnesses are a major cause of infections in the
  country.
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