[ sal-uh-nahyz, sey-luh- ]
/ ˈsæl əˌnaɪz, ˈseɪ lə- /
verb (used with object), sal·i·nized, sal·i·niz·ing.
to treat with salt or render saline.
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“Compliment” and “complement” had a shared meaning a long time ago, but today they are no longer interchangeable.
Also especially British, sal·i·nise.
Words nearby salinize
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