salinization
noun see salinize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • salinization — saline ► ADJECTIVE 1) containing or impregnated with salt. 2) chiefly Medicine (of a solution) containing sodium chloride and/or other salts, especially in the same concentration as in the body. ► NOUN ▪ a saline solution. DERIVATIVES salinity… …   English terms dictionary

  • salinization — /sal euh neuh zay sheuhn/, n. the process by which a nonsaline soil becomes saline, as by the irrigation of land with brackish water. [1925 30; SALINIZE + ATION] * * * …   Universalium

  • salinization — noun a) the act of salinizing, or the state of being salinized b) the addition of salt or brine …   Wiktionary

  • salinization — sa·lin·iza·tion …   English syllables

  • salinization — sal•i•ni•za•tion [[t]ˌsæl ə nəˈzeɪ ʃən[/t]] n. gel the process by which a nonsaline soil becomes saline • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang

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  • Salinity control — relates to controlling the problem of soil salinity and reclaiming salinized agricultural land. The aim of soil salinity control is to prevent soil degradation by salinization and reclaim already salty (saline) soils. Soil reclamation is also… …   Wikipedia

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