Definition of salinate in English:

salinate

verb

  • with object To add salt to, to make salty. Also: (Chemistry) †to neutralize (an acid) by adding a base, thereby forming a salt (obsolete rare).

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in William Barton (1786–1856). From saline + -ate.

Pronunciation

salinate

/ˈsalɪneɪt/