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

  • transitive v. To remove salts and other chemicals from (seawater or soil, for example).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To remove the salt from something, especially from sea water

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. same as desalinate.

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

  • v. remove salt from


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