land-locked


land-locked
1) living in waters shut off from the sea, or in waters with access to the sea though the fish are non-migrating populations; said of fish that have migratory populations elsewhere
2) a water body enclosed or nearly so and thus protected from the sea

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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