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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A saline efflorescence rising to the surface and covering various extensive tracts of land in the Indo-Gangetic alluvial plain, rendering the soil worthless for cultivation.
  • Containing the mixture of sodium salts called reh: applied to land in the Northwest Provinces of India on the surface of which these salts appear as an efflorescence.

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