New word today…
1.containing or impregnated with salt.“saline alluvial soils”
MEDICINE(of a solution) containing sodium chloride and/or a salt or salts of magnesium or another alkali metal.“I was having a saline transfusion day and night”
1.a solution of salt in water.
a saline solution used in medicine.
late 15th century: from Latin sal ‘salt’ + -ine1.