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At the salt flat, two companies pump out brine from below the surface.Chile’s new constitution could rewrite the story of lithium mining|Ian Morse|December 22, 2020|Quartz
As they had for generations, men stood in the brine, using wooden trowels to rake thick crusts of salt that formed on shallow pools of seawater, and then piled it high to dry into crystals.One man’s crusade to end a global scourge with better salt|Katie McLean|December 18, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Add the cabbage leaves and toss in the brine until well coated.This bo ssam dream is within reach, and it starts with your Instant Pot|Eric Kim|October 28, 2020|Washington Post
Calcium, magnesium, sodium, and other salt deposits are found globally on Mars, and previous experiments suggest that brines can easily form in subpolar regions there.There might be even more underground reservoirs of liquid water on Mars|Neel Patel|September 28, 2020|MIT Technology Review
In the past month, it has pumped an average of nearly 1,400 gallons of oil and brine a day out of a cistern it installed there.Oil Companies Are Profiting From Illegal Spills. And California Lets Them.|by Janet Wilson, The Desert Sun, and Lylla Younes, ProPublica|September 18, 2020|ProPublica
Dumping the brine from Point A into Point B is likely to cause lasting ecological damage.A Terrible, Horrible, No Good Idea for Israeli-Palestinian-Jordanian Cooperation|Emily L. Hauser|December 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Here, people came to let an old, still-nagging wound soak in cinematic brine.
Along with jungle rot and sea brine, menace hung in the moist air.
I buy a farm-raised free-range turkey that I usually brine before roasting.
The floors and steps are wet and slippery with brine and with the blood of herrings dripping down from one floor to another.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland
Rub thoroughly with strong brine, or a solution of sal ammoniac dissolved in eight times its weight of water.Domestic Animals|Richard L. Allen
Into one arm of the tube containing the brine I now carefully pour pure water.
By fixing my gaze on the ink mark on the glass I also observed that the brine in the opposing tube was rising.
The brine is of greater specific gravity than the pure water; the pressure of the heavier fluid forces the lighter up in the tube.
British Dictionary definitions for brine
- a concentrated solution of sodium chloride in water
- any solution of a salt in watera potassium chloride brine