- the state or quality of being salt or salty.
Origin of saltness
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Examples from the Web for saltness
Some smack of age in you, some relish of the saltness of time.Familiar Quotations
We ate these thankfully, with some salt fish, from which they assisted to take off the saltness.Saved from the Sea
The buoyancy and the saltness are not so wholly unparalleled.
For the sea and the blood are salt with the same kinds of saltness.Natural Wonders
Edwin Tenney Brewster
The saltness of this interior sea is only half as intense as that of the ocean.The Ocean World: