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desalination (n.)

"removal of salt," 1943, from de- + salination. As a verb, desalt is recorded from 1909; desalinate is from 1949.

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Definitions of desalination from WordNet

desalination (n.)
the removal of salt (especially from sea water);
Synonyms: desalinization / desalinisation
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