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saliferous

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synonyms for saliferous

  • alkaline
  • briny
  • pungent
  • saline
  • salted
  • sour
  • acrid
  • brackish
  • highly flavored
  • oversalted
  • salt
  • saltish

antonyms for saliferous

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  • blah
  • bland
  • dull
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How to use saliferous in a sentence

There is little to be said of the animals which belong to the Saliferous period.
THE WORLD BEFORE THE DELUGELOUIS FIGUIER
In Cheshire and Lancashire the gypseous and saliferous red shales and loams of the Trias are between 1000 and 1500 feet thick.
A MANUAL OF ELEMENTARY GEOLOGYCHARLES LYELL.
It overlies a bed of saliferous sandstone which has been worked for salt.
THE ANDES AND THE AMAZONJAMES ORTON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SALIFEROUS

  • acrid
  • alkaline
  • brackish
  • briny
  • highly flavored
  • oversalted
  • pungent
  • saliferous
  • saline
  • salt
  • salted
  • saltish
  • sour
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.