shor

noun
\ ˈshȯ(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of shor

: a salt lake in Turkestan : salina

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History and Etymology for shor

Russian, of Altaic origin; akin to Kalmuck & Mongolian šor salt, Turkish şûre brackish soil

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“Shor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shor. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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