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 for briny
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Briny \Brin"y\, a. [From Brine.]
     Of or pertaining to brine, or to the sea; partaking of the
     nature of brine; salt; as, a briny taste; the briny flood.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: slightly salty (especially from containing a mixture of
             seawater and fresh water); "a brackish lagoon"; "the
             briny deep" [syn: brackish, briny]
      n 1: any very large body of (salt) water [syn: main, briny]

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