freshwater

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Adjective[change]

Positive
freshwater

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. If you describe a plant or animal as being freshwater, you are saying that it lives in fresh water.
    Do you have saltwater or freshwater fish in your fishtank?"
  2. If you describe a person as being freshwater, you are saying he is does not have much skill as a seaman.
    "Who's that freshwater sailor?" "That's Hank. He just started last week."

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