Definitions for salinitysəˈlɪn ɪ ti

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  1. salt, saltiness, salinity(noun)

    the taste experience when common salt is taken into the mouth

  2. brininess, salinity(noun)

    the relative proportion of salt in a solution

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  1. salinity(Noun)

    The quality of being saline.

  2. salinity(Noun)

    The concentration of salt in a solution.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Salinity(noun)


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  1. Salinity

    Salinity is the saltiness or dissolved salt content of a body of water or in soil.

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  1. Salinity

    Degree of saltiness, which is largely the OSMOLAR CONCENTRATION of SODIUM CHLORIDE plus any other SALTS present. It is an ecological factor of considerable importance, influencing the types of organisms that live in an ENVIRONMENT.

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