desalinate desalinate

Definition(s):

  • (v) remove salt from

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Finally, conservation has to be supplemented by renewed efforts to desalinate water, particularly in regions of intense shortage.
  2. The Soviets have a breeder reactor, which is used both to generate electricity and to desalinate water, on line at the Caspian Sea port of Shevchenko.
  3. The military will have to desalinate or purify every drop of water drunk by troops.

News

  • Making Drinking Water From Sea Water Simply And Cheaply

    [ Watch the Video: Desalting the Ocean ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers at the University of Texas at Austin (UT) and the University of Marburg in Germany have created a simple and efficient way to desalinate ocean water. Once completed, the water can be used as drinking water or to irrigate crops. Current desalination methods take the salt from seawater using ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: redOrbit

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