saltwater

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adjective salt·wa·ter \ ˈsȯlt-ˌwȯ-tər , -ˌwä- \

Definition of saltwater

:relating to, living in, located near, or consisting of salt water
  • saltwater fish

First Known Use of saltwater

before 12th century


SALTWATER Defined for English Language Learners

saltwater

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adjective

Definition of saltwater for English Language Learners

  • : of, relating to, or living in salt water


SALTWATER Defined for Kids

saltwater

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adjective salt·wa·ter \ ˈsȯlt-ˌwȯ-tər , -ˌwä- \

Definition of saltwater for Students

:relating to or living in salt water
  • a saltwater fish


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