noun Canadian Informal.
any body of salt water.
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Origin of salt chuck
First recorded in 1855–60
Words nearby salt chuck
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British Dictionary definitions for saltchuck
/ (ˈsɔːltˌtʃʌk) /
Canadian any body of salt water
Word Origin for saltchuck
C20: from salt + chuck 4
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