freshwater Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “freshwater” in the English Dictionary

"freshwater" in British English

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freshwateradjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈfreʃˌwɔː.tər/  us   /-ˌwɑː.t̬ɚ/
living in or ​containingwater that is not ​salty: freshwater ​fish a freshwater ​lake/​river
(Definition of freshwater from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"freshwater" in American English

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 us   /ˈfreʃˌwɔt̬·ər, -ˌwɑt̬·ər/
relating to, ​living in, or consisting of ​water that does not ​containsalt: The ​village is near a freshwater ​pond.
(Definition of freshwater from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “freshwater”
in Chinese (Simplified) 淡水中生长的, 淡水的…
in Turkish içme suyu…
in Russian пресноводный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 淡水中生長的, 淡水的…
in Polish słodkowodny…
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