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a city in W California.
a saline marsh, spring, or the like.
a saltworks.
a city in central Kansas.
a salt marsh, lake, or spring
(sə-lī’nə, -lē’-)

An area of land encrusted with crystalline salt, especially a salt pan or a salt-encrusted playa.

A body of water, such as a salt marsh, spring, pond, or lake, having a high saline content.


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