saline solution n.
A solution of any salt, usually an isotonic sodium chloride solution. Also called salt solution.
noun 1. J(erome) D(avid) 1971–2010, U.S. novelist and short-story writer. noun 1. J(erome) D(avid) 1919–2010, US writer, noted particularly for his novel of adolescence The Catcher in the Rye (1951). His first novel for 34 years, Hapworth 16, 1924 was published in 1997
adjective 1. of, containing, or resembling common table salt; salty or saltlike: a saline solution. 2. of or relating to a chemical salt, especially of sodium, potassium, magnesium, etc., as used as a cathartic. 3. of or relating to a method of abortion involving injection of hypertonic saline solution into the amniotic cavity during the […]
[sal-uh-nuh-zey-shuh n] /ˌsæl ə nəˈzeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the process by which a nonsaline soil becomes saline, as by the irrigation of land with brackish water.
verb (used with object), salinized, salinizing. 1. to treat with salt or render saline.