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salt chuck

noun, Canadian Informal.
1.
the ocean.
2.
any body of salt water.
Origin of salt chuck
1855-1860
1855-60
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  • He watched her dabble her hands in the salt chuck, dry them coolly on a piece of burlap.

    Poor Man's Rock Bertrand W. Sinclair

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