verb (used with object), brined, brin·ing.
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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
I buy a farm-raised free-range turkey that I usually brine before roasting.
Recovering her equilibrium, the ship started through the brine, and as the succeeding roller came on, she was urging ahead fast.Homeward Bound|James Fenimore Cooper
In sheer devilment they cut it up, put it into a cask of brine that stood handy, and then recovered the cask and left it.The adventures of Kimble Bent|James Cowan
The first mouthful sent a thrill of horror to his heart; it was salt as brine.The Dog Crusoe and his Master|R.M. Ballantyne
Pour it hot on the ham, and baste it every day; it may then remain in the brine two or three weeks.
There was a sudden whirlpool, a splashing and a spluttering, as all the five men went under and drank the brine.The Book of the Bush|George Dunderdale
British Dictionary definitions for brine
- a concentrated solution of sodium chloride in water
- any solution of a salt in watera potassium chloride brine