noun sal·tern \ˈsȯltə(r)n\

Definition of saltern



  1. :  a building or place where salt is made by boiling or evaporation :  saltworks

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Origin and Etymology of saltern

Old English sealtern, from sealt salt + ern, ærn, ren house — more at salt, rest

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a trip made at another's expense

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