Saline vs Salinate - What's the difference?

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Saline is a related term of salinate.


As a noun saline

is salt pan (salt evaporation pond).

As a verb salinate is

to add salt to.

saline

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Containing salt; salty.
  • Resembling salt.
  • a saline taste

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Water containing dissolved salt.
  • A salt spring; a place where salt water is collected in the earth.
  • Synonyms

    * saline solution

    Derived terms

    * normal saline

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    salinate

    English

    Verb

    (salinat)
  • To add salt to.
  • The chemist salinated her solution.

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