Adjective "saltwater" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈsɔːltwɔːtə/

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Definitions and examples

adjective

Of or found in salt water; living in the sea.
  1. 'More and more couples are being attracted to saltwater fly and lure fishing even if it's for just two weeks holiday in the sun each year.'
  2. 'Manatees live in shallow waters - slow-moving rivers, estuaries, saltwater bays, canals and coastal areas, especially where seagrass beds flourish.'
  3. 'The increasing popularity of these fish for saltwater home aquariums has resulted in collectors destroying many reefs with dynamite and cyanide so as to meet the market demand for prime specimens.'

Definitions

1. of or relating to salt water.

2. inhabiting salt water: a saltwater fish.

More examples(as adjective)

"scenes can be saltwater."

"intrusions can be saltwater."

"areas can be saltwater."

"leaks can be saltwater."

"wells can be saltwater."

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