salt well


noun

a well from which brine is obtained.

Nearby words

  1. salt stick,
  2. salt substitute,
  3. salt tree,
  4. salt wasting,
  5. salt water,
  6. salt-and-pepper,
  7. salt-box,
  8. salt-cellar,
  9. salt-losing nephritis,
  10. salt-marsh caterpillar

Origin of salt well

before 950; Middle English; Old English

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