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brackish


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Brackish  \Brack"ish\,  a.  [See  {Brack}  salt  water.] 
  Saltish,  or  salt  in  a  moderate  degree,  as  water  in  saline 
  soil. 
 
  Springs  in  deserts  found  seem  sweet,  all  brackish 
  though  they  be  --Byron. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  brackish 
  adj  :  slightly  salty;  "a  brackish  lagoon";  "the  briny  deep"  [syn: 
  {briny}] 




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