salt water's not good for the materials, it requires pure water.
But it's salt water, so from an operational point of view you're pretty screwed.
The parish takes its name from a salt water loch of the same name.
salt water does not hurt it in the least, and few of the acids affect it.
They passed the day mostly on the salt water, and in the evening came inland to feed.
Fortunately, beds of excellent salt were found, formed by the evaporation of salt water in basins on the land.
Here Jacko came on deck buoyant as a ball, and with a coat made more glossy by the chemical action of the salt water.
I don't like to think of the quantity of salt water between us.
There never was one of our breed who did not take to salt water like a young gull.
Cabbages, ill-luck to them, do not seem to be hurt by salt water.
Old English sealtera watera. As an adjective from 1520s. Salt-water taffy attested by 1886; so called because it originally was sold at seashore resorts, especially Atlantic City, N.J. (see taffy).