nonsaline

adjective

non·​sa·​line ˌnän-ˈsā-ˌlēn How to pronounce nonsaline (audio)
-ˌlīn
: not containing salt : not saline
nonsaline garden soils
nonsaline water

Word History

First Known Use

1801, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonsaline was in 1801

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“Nonsaline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonsaline. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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