[ dee-sal-uh-nahyz, -sey-luh-, -lahy- ]
/ diˈsæl əˌnaɪz, -ˈseɪ lə-, -laɪ- /
verb (used with object), de·sal·in·ized, de·sal·in·iz·ing.
Words nearby desalinize
Also especially British, de·sal·in·ise.
OTHER WORDS FROM desalinizede·sal·in·i·za·tion, noun
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Science definitions for desalinize
[ dē-săl′ə-nĭ-zā′shən ]
The removal of salt or other chemicals from something, such as seawater or soil. Desalinization can be achieved by means of evaporation, freezing, reverse osmosis, ion exchange, and electrodialysis.
Other words from desalinizationdesalinize verb
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