Saline vs Perspiration - What's the difference?

saline | perspiration |


As nouns the difference between saline and perspiration

is that saline is water containing dissolved salt while perspiration is the action or process of perspiring.

As a adjective saline

is containing salt; salty.

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

    Anagrams

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    perspiration

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • the action or process of perspiring
  • a saline fluid secreted by the sweat glands
  • Synonyms

    * sweat * hidrosis * diaphoresis