Adjective "Salinity" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Salinity


    Definition:

    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 second trimester. noun

    4. a sterile solution of sodium chloride used to dilute medications or for intravenous therapy.

    5. salty water; a salty solut

    Origin:
    saline

    Examples:

    "degradations can be salinity."