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 us   /ˈbræk·ɪʃ/
(of ​water) ​slightlysalty: As a ​riverapproaches the ​sea, ​itswaterbecomes brackish.
(Definition of brackish from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “brackish”
in Spanish salobre…
in Vietnamese nước lợ…
in Malaysian payau…
in Thai มีรสกร่อย…
in French saumâtre…
in German brackig…
in Chinese (Simplified) (水)又咸又脏的…
in Indonesian payau…
in Chinese (Traditional) (水)又鹹又髒的…
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