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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Entirely or almost entirely surrounded by land: a landlocked country.
  • adj. Confined to inland waters, as certain salmon.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Surrounded by land (having no borders with the sea).
  • adj. Living in freshwater, such as landlocked salmon.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Inclosed, or nearly inclosed, by land; having no border on the sea.
  • adj. Confined to a fresh-water lake by reason of waterfalls or dams; -- said of fishes that would naturally seek the sea, after spawning.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Almost shut in by land; protected by surrounding land from the full force of the wind and waves: as, a landlocked harbor.
  • Living in landlocked waters, or in any way shut off from the sea: as, a landlocked salmon.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. surrounded entirely or almost entirely by land

Etymologies

land +‎ locked (Wiktionary)

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