Definitions for saltchuckˈsɔltˌtʃʌk

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  1. the ocean.

    Category: Canada/Canadian

  2. any body of salt water.

* Northwest U.S., Canada..

Origin of saltchuck:

1855–60; E salt + Chinook Jargon chuck water


  1. saltchuck(Noun)

    A body of saltwater; the ocean.


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