alkali lake


Definition of alkali lake

: a saline lake containing large amounts of sodium and potassium carbonates in solution as well as sodium chloride, commonly found in arid regions

called also soda lake

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First Known Use of alkali lake

1848, in the meaning defined above

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“Alkali lake.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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