Definition of desalinize in English:

desalinize

verb

North american
  • another term for desalinate
    • ‘But in reality if you add those costs, I believe the cost of water that you are drinking is higher than the desalinized water.’
    • ‘In southwestern Florida, the water district is reportedly spending more than a billion U.S. dollars to come up with ways to meet the growing demand, including desalinizing ocean water.’
    • ‘The island's location, in the doldrums of the Caribbean, forces it to rely on desalinized ocean water, which is very expensive.’
    • ‘I'm more than happy we'll be drinking desalinized water rather than recycled water from the treatment plant.’
    • ‘Does anyone know how I could buy desalinized water?’

Pronunciation:

desalinize

/dēˈsaləˌnīz/