HyperDic: salinity

English > 2 senses of the word salinity:
NOUNcognitionsalinity, salt, saltinessthe taste experience when common salt is taken into the mouth
attributesalinity, brininessthe relative proportion of salt in a solution
salinity > pronunciation
Soundssahlih'nahtiy
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English > salinity: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe taste experience when common salt is taken into the mouth.
Synonymssalt, saltiness
Broadertaste, taste sensation, gustatory sensation, taste perception, gustatory perceptionThe sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus
Spanishsalinidad, salobridad, salsedumbre
Catalansalabror, salinitat
English > salinity: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningThe relative proportion of salt in a solution.
Synonymbrininess
BroadersaltinessThe property of containing salt (as a compound or in solution)
Spanishcualidad de salino, salinidad
Catalansalinitat
Adjectivessalinecontaining salt

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