[ sal-uh-nuh-zey-shuh n ]
/ ˌsæl ə nəˈzeɪ ʃən /
the process by which a nonsaline soil becomes saline, as by the irrigation of land with brackish water.
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More efficient use of existing water resources and control of salinization are other effective tools for improving arid lands.Deserts|A. S. Walker