desalinization - Cultural Definition[dē-sălˌə-nĭ-zāˈshən] also desalination [dē-sălˌə-nāˈshən]
Any process that removes salt from water.
- The term is usually applied to processes that remove salt from seawater to make it available for human consumption and agriculture. Such processes tend to be very expensive.
desalinization - Science Definition
- desalinize desalinize verb
diagram of a distillation process showing how seawater is desalinized
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Variant of desalination
Origin: de- plush salin(e) plush -ation
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