salt out

verb

Definition of salt out

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to precipitate, coagulate, or separate (something, such as a dissolved substance) especially from a solution by the addition of salt

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to become salted out

First Known Use of salt out

1857


Medical Dictionary

salt out

verb

Medical Definition of salt out

  1. :  to precipitate, coagulate, or separate (as a dissolved substance or lyophilic sol) especially from a solution by the addition of salt

  2. intransitive verb

  3. :  to become salted out

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