alkali lake

noun

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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alkali%20lake. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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