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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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These two trials were done with ocean water to test the de-salination capability, one of the most rigorous tasks of the treatment train.
The Austrian delegation, comprising businessmen from health care, hydraulic energy production electro-mechanical equipment and Services, waste-water management systems solutions in the fields of municipal drinking water and sewerage treatment, sea water de-salination, waste & energy management, irrigation technology, plant, pipeline apparatus and vessel and tank construction, communication and information systems for safety, welding suppliers and metal work will comprise the delegation.
I read Mr Yarwood's call for de-salination plants (Dear Jo, April 17) with surprise.
Tenders Are Invited For Civil Works For Cement Shed And Mobile De-Salination Shed In Factory