saltwater Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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saltwaternoun [U]

 us   /ˈsɔltˌwɔ·t̬ər, -ˌwɑt̬·ər/
watercontainingsalt, esp. when it comes from an ​ocean or ​sea: saltwater ​fish/​plants
(Definition of saltwater from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “saltwater”
in Chinese (Simplified) 海水…
in Turkish tuzlu suda yaşayan, suyu tuzlu…
in Russian морской, соленый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 海水…
in Polish morski…
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