Meaning of “waterborne” in the English Dictionary

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"waterborne" in British English

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uk /ˈwɔː.tə.bɔːn/ us /ˈwɑː.t ̬ɚ.bɔːrn/

carried by or through water:

The disease, causing extreme stomach upsets, is caused by a waterborne parasite.

(Definition of “waterborne” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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