Definitions

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  • adj. Able to tolerate a high concentration of salt in its environment

Etymologies

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From halo- +‎ tolerant

Examples

  • Preservation of foods by salting is an age-old practice; while preventing the growth of pathogenic microbes, it allows the development of harmless, halotolerant ones that produce desirable censorial changes in the substrate (2).

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