Definition of saltness in English:


Pronunciation /ˈsɒltnəs//ˈsɔːltnəs/


  • See salt

    • ‘Fill your tank with sea-water, and keep it at that saltness by marking the height at which the water stands on the sides. When it evaporates a little, pour in fresh water from the brook till it comes up to the mark, and then it will be right, for the salt does not evaporate with the water.’
    • ‘My blessing be on you till the sea loses its saltness and the trees forget to bud in springtime.’