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desalination

[dēsal′inā′shən]
Etymology: L, de, from, sal, salt
the process of removing salt from water or other substances.

desalination

(dē-săl″ĭ-nā′shŭn)
Partial or complete removal of salts from a substance, as from seawater or brackish water, so that it is suitable for agricultural or household purposes but not necessarily for drinking.
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The team modified a microbial fuel cell - a device that uses naturally occurring bacteria to convert wastewater into clean water producing electricity - so it could desalinate salty water.
However, it took 200 milliliters of an artificial wastewater - acetic acid in water - to desalinate 3 milliliters of salty water.
While the plant currently relies on diesel power generation to siphon deep-sea water, Saga University has received a request for technological help to switch to OTEC power to desalinate seawater at the plant.
Its PIMA water treatment process utilizes lasers to cost-effectively desalinate seawater, making the world's ocean waters available for drinking, irrigation and sanitation use.
Its revolutionary water treatment advancement, PIMA (Photonic Ionization, Manipulation and Augmentation) Desalination technology utilizes lasers to cost effectively desalinate seawater, making the world's ocean waters available for drinking, irrigation and sanitation use.
Its breakthrough PIMA Water Treatment technology achieves laser light molecular modification to cost effectively desalinate seawater making it available for drinking, irrigation and sanitation.
Beijing Enterprises Water Group Ltd (BEWG) announced the introduction of a program to desalinate sea water in order to supply the capital.
The company is planning to desalinate and transmit 100 tons of sea water per day from the year 2019.
Its PIMA (Photonic Ionization, Manipulation and Augmentation) water treatment technology achieves laser light molecular modification to desalinate seawater.
Their breakthrough PIMA water treatment technology cost effectively desalinates ocean water, making it available for drinking, irrigation and sanitation.
Spectrum's breakthrough PIMA water treatment technology cost-effectively desalinates sea water.