Brackwasser

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch brakwater, from Middle Dutch brak (salty). Compare brackig (which seems to be of Low German origin, although it could also be Dutch).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʁakˌvasɐ/
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Noun[edit]

Brackwasser n (genitive Brackwassers, no plural)

  1. brackish water (“salty” or “distasteful”)

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