|1.||[ noun ] water containing salts|
"the water in the ocean is all saltwater"
|Related terms:||fresh_water water red_tide iodine common_salt potassium sodium evaporite common_salt calcium_chloride bromine brine|
|2.||[ adjective ] native to or inhabiting the sea|
"marine plants and animals such as seaweed and whales" "saltwater fish"