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brackish

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1 disagreeable or disgusting to the sense of taste
  • the office coffee is often some brackish brew that's been sitting around for a couple of hours

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2 of, relating to, or containing salt
  • the river becomes brackish as we approach the tidemark

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The first known use of brackish was circa 1552

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“Brackish.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/brackish. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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