Definition of Brine. Meaning of Brine. Synonyms of Brine

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Definition of Brine

Brine
Brine Brine, v. t. 1. To steep or saturate in brine. 2. To sprinkle with salt or brine; as, to brine hay.
Brine
Brine Brine, n. [AS. bryne a burning, salt liquor, brine, fr. brinnan, brynnan, to burn. See Burn.] 1. Water saturated or strongly impregnated with salt; pickle; hence, any strong saline solution; also, the saline residue or strong mother liquor resulting from the evaporation of natural or artificial waters. 2. The ocean; the water of an ocean, sea, or salt lake. Not long beneath the whelming brine . . . he lay. --Cowper. 3. Tears; -- so called from their saltness. What a deal of brine Hath washed thy sallow cheecks for Rosaline! --Shak. Brine fly (Zo["o]l.), a fly of the genus Ephydra, the larv[ae] of which live in artificial brines and in salt lakes. Brine gauge, an instrument for measuring the saltness of a liquid. Brine pan, a pit or pan of salt water, where salt is formed by cristallization. Brine pit, a salt spring or well, from which water is taken to be boiled or evaporated for making salt. Brine pump (Marine Engin.), a pump for changing the water in the boilers, so as to clear them of the brine which collects at the bottom. Brine shrimp, Brine worm (Zo["o]l.), a phyllopod crustacean of the genus Artemia, inhabiting the strong brines of salt works and natural salt lakes. See Artemia. Brine spring, a spring of salt water. Leach brine (Saltmaking), brine which drops from granulated salt in drying, and is preserved to be boiled again.

Meaning of Brine from wikipedia

- Brine is a high-concentration solution of salt (NaCl) in water (H2O). In different contexts, brine may refer to salt solutions ranging from about 3.5%...
- In food processing, brining is treating food with brine or co**** salt which preserves and seasons the food while enhancing tenderness and flavor with...
- A brine pool, sometimes called an underwater, a deepwater lake, or a brine lake, is a volume of brine collected in a seafloor depression. The pools are...
- Artemia is a genus of aquatic crustaceans also known as brine shrimp. Artemia, the only genus in the family Artemiidae, has changed little externally...
- Brine mining is the extraction of useful materials (elements or compounds) which are naturally dissolved in brine. The brine may be seawater, other surface...
- Augustus Brine (1769–1840), English naval officer Beverly Brine (b. 1961), Canadian politician Cyril Brine (1914–1988), English speedway racer David Brine (b...
- from India. Brined pickles are prepared using the traditional process of natural fermentation in a brine which makes them grow sour. The brine concentration...
- Brine is water saturated or nearly saturated with salt. Brine can also refer to: Brining, treating food by steeping in brine Brine (brand), a sporting...
- Warrior Sports, Inc., doing business as Brine, is a sporting goods manufacturer in the United States. It manufactures lacrosse, soccer, volleyball, and...
- the body of water will become brine.[citation needed] Because of the density of brine, swimmers are more buoyant in brine than in fresh or ordinary salt...
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