Dictionary

waterborne

adjective wa·ter·borne \ˈw-tər-ˌbrn, ˈwä-\

: spread or carried by water

Full Definition of WATERBORNE

:  supported, carried, or transmitted by water <waterborne commerce> <waterborne diseases>

First Known Use of WATERBORNE

circa 1559

waterborne

adjective wa·ter·borne \ˈwt-ər-ˌbō(ə)rn, ˈwät-, -ˌb(ə)rn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of WATERBORNE

:  carried or transmitted by water and especially by drinking water <waterborne diseases>

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: waterboshPrevious Word in the Dictionary: water bootAll Words Near: waterborne
May 03, 2015
predicate Hear it
to base (something) on something else
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears