淡水, たんすい

  • tansui
JLPT 2

Definition of 淡水,たんすい

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • fresh water (i.e. not salt water)

Related Kanji

thin, faint, pale, fleeting
water

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Examples of 淡水,たんすい in a Sentence

This device made it possible to turn sea-water into fresh water easily.
Salt water is more buoyant than fresh water.
Such fishes as carp and trout live in fresh water.
サケは淡水産卵する
Salmon lay their eggs in fresh water.
河のは、たいていである
The water in lakes and rivers is usually fresh.
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