noun, plural salt·works.
- saltwater taffy,
- salty dog,
Origin of saltworks
Examples from the Web for saltworks
This morning we dispatched a party to the Saltworks with Sergt.The Journals of Lewis and Clark|Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
Thus, a large quantity of water is furnished for irrigation in gardens, or for supplying the needs of saltworks.Ten Books on Architecture|Vitruvius
Iron was made to some extent, and some cloth, and saltworks were numerous.
In 1787 Novalis's father was appointed director of the saltworks in the little town of Weissenfels.
Inland saltworks had an elaborate and specialized organization.Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed.|S. A. Reilly