Salsamentarious Sal`sa*men*ta"ri*ous, a. [L. salsamentarius, fr. salsamentum brine, pickled fish, fr. salsus salted, p. p. of salire to salt.] Salt; salted; saline. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • salsamentarious — ‖ salsamenˈtarious, a. Obs. 0 [ad. L. salsāmentāri us (f. salsāmentum pickling brine, pickled fish) + ous.] ‘Of or belonging to salt, or to any salt thing’ (Blount Glossogr. 1656) …   Useful english dictionary

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