a body of water having no outlet to the sea and containing in solution a high concentration of salts, especially sodium chloride.
an inland lake of high salinity resulting from inland drainage in an arid area of high evaporation
noun 1. a city in and the capital of Utah, in the N part, near the Great Salt Lake. noun 1. a state in the W United States. 84,916 sq. mi. (219,930 sq. km). Capital: Salt Lake City. Abbreviation: UT (for use with zip code), Ut. 2. Military. the World War II Allies’ code name […]
adjective 1. lacking salt. 2. lacking vitality; dull; insipid: a saltless person.
- Salt-losing nephritis
salt-losing nephritis n. A rare disorder that results from renal tubular damage of unknown etiology, and is characterized by abnormal renal loss of sodium chloride.
noun 1. a marshy tract that is wet with salt water or flooded by the sea. noun 1. an area of marshy ground that is intermittently inundated with salt water or that retains pools or rivulets of salt or brackish water, together with its characteristic halophytic vegetation salt marsh A marsh in which the water […]