from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To desalinize.
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- v. To remove salt from; to desalinate, as of sea water.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- v. to remove the salt from (a solution of salt).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. remove salt from
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Tuesday's agreement extends existing projects between the university and the project and provides for the development of new ones - including using nuclear power to desalt sea water and the testing of plant components of the PBMR.
I double washed my hair and applied conditioner twice, grateful for the six showerheads so I could fully desalt in sextuple time.
Cooks first reconstitute and desalt it by soaking it for hours to days in several changes of water.
The undertaking of the Qatarra depression plan to provide an area for the development in this region by the cutting of a canal from the Mediterranean to the depression using pen-stocks to provide power to desalt the plentiful brackish water in the aquifer beneath the depression and provide power and irrigation for a sizable area.
These plants will function for nearly six to eight hours daily to desalt the salt water.
We can't desalt our way out of this problem; the solution has to be larger and more dramatic.
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