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brine

 (brīn)
n.
1. Water saturated with or containing large amounts of a salt, especially sodium chloride.
2.
a. The water of a sea or an ocean.
b. A large body of salt water.
3. Salt water used for preserving and pickling foods.
tr.v. brined, brin·ing, brines
To immerse, preserve, or pickle in salt water.

[Middle English, from Old English brīne.]

brin′er n.
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brine

(braɪn)
n
1. (Cookery) a strong solution of salt and water, used for salting and pickling meats, etc
2. (Physical Geography) the sea or its water
3. (Elements & Compounds) chem
a. a concentrated solution of sodium chloride in water
b. any solution of a salt in water: a potassium chloride brine.
vb
(tr) to soak in or treat with brine
[Old English brīne; related to Middle Dutch brīne, Old Slavonic bridŭ bitter, Sanskrit bibhrāya burnt]
ˈbrinish adj
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brine

(braɪn)

n., v. brined, brin•ing. n.
1. water saturated or strongly impregnated with salt.
2. a salt and water solution for pickling.
3. the sea or ocean.
4. the water of the sea.
5. any saline solution.
v.t.
6. to treat with or steep in brine.
[before 1000; Middle English; Old English brȳne; c. Middle Dutch brīne]
brine′less, adj.
brin′er, n.
brin′ish, adj.
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brine

(brīn)
1. Water saturated with or containing large amounts of a salt, especially sodium chloride.
2. The water of a sea or an ocean.
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brine


Past participle: brined
Gerund: brining

Imperative
brine
brine
Present
I brine
you brine
he/she/it brines
we brine
you brine
they brine
Preterite
I brined
you brined
he/she/it brined
we brined
you brined
they brined
Present Continuous
I am brining
you are brining
he/she/it is brining
we are brining
you are brining
they are brining
Present Perfect
I have brined
you have brined
he/she/it has brined
we have brined
you have brined
they have brined
Past Continuous
I was brining
you were brining
he/she/it was brining
we were brining
you were brining
they were brining
Past Perfect
I had brined
you had brined
he/she/it had brined
we had brined
you had brined
they had brined
Future
I will brine
you will brine
he/she/it will brine
we will brine
you will brine
they will brine
Future Perfect
I will have brined
you will have brined
he/she/it will have brined
we will have brined
you will have brined
they will have brined
Future Continuous
I will be brining
you will be brining
he/she/it will be brining
we will be brining
you will be brining
they will be brining
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been brining
you have been brining
he/she/it has been brining
we have been brining
you have been brining
they have been brining
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been brining
you will have been brining
he/she/it will have been brining
we will have been brining
you will have been brining
they will have been brining
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been brining
you had been brining
he/she/it had been brining
we had been brining
you had been brining
they had been brining
Conditional
I would brine
you would brine
he/she/it would brine
we would brine
you would brine
they would brine
Past Conditional
I would have brined
you would have brined
he/she/it would have brined
we would have brined
you would have brined
they would have brined
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.brine - water containing saltsbrine - water containing salts; "the water in the ocean is all saltwater"
atomic number 35, Br, bromine - a nonmetallic heavy volatile corrosive dark brown liquid element belonging to the halogens; found in sea water
atomic number 53, I, iodin, iodine - a nonmetallic element belonging to the halogens; used especially in medicine and photography and in dyes; occurs naturally only in combination in small quantities (as in sea water or rocks)
atomic number 19, potassium, K - a light soft silver-white metallic element of the alkali metal group; oxidizes rapidly in air and reacts violently with water; is abundant in nature in combined forms occurring in sea water and in carnallite and kainite and sylvite
atomic number 11, Na, sodium - a silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group; occurs abundantly in natural compounds (especially in salt water); burns with a yellow flame and reacts violently in water; occurs in sea water and in the mineral halite (rock salt)
common salt, sodium chloride - a white crystalline solid consisting mainly of sodium chloride (NaCl)
H2O, water - binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent
calcium chloride - a deliquescent salt; used in de-icing and as a drying agent
red tide - seawater that is discolored by large numbers of certain dinoflagellates that produce saxitoxin
evaporite - the sediment that is left after the evaporation of seawater
2.brine - a strong solution of salt and water used for pickling
solution - a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances; frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution; "he used a solution of peroxide and water"
Verb1.brine - soak in brine
cookery, cooking, preparation - the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat; "cooking can be a great art"; "people are needed who have experience in cookery"; "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"
souse, soak, sop, dowse, drench, douse - cover with liquid; pour liquid onto; "souse water on his hot face"
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brine

noun salt water, saline solution, pickling solution Soak the walnuts in brine for four or five days.
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Translations
مَحْلولٌ ملْحي، خَلٌّ
slaný nálev
saltlage
suolavesi
sósvíz
pækill, saltvatn
sūrussūrymas
sālījumssālsūdens
nálev

brine

[braɪn] N (for preserving) → salmuera f (liter) (= sea) → piélago m (liter), mar m or f
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brine

[ˈbraɪn] n (= salt water) → eau f salée
(for preserving)saumure f
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brine

n
(= salt water)Sole f; (for pickling) → Lake f
(= sea water)Salzwasser nt; (liter: = sea) → See f
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brine

[braɪn] n (Culin) → salamoia (liter) (sea water) → mare m
tuna in brine → tonno al naturale
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brine

(brain) noun
very salty water. a jar of olives in brine.
ˈbriny adjective
(of water) very salty.
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