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brinenoun [U]

uk   us   /braɪn/
water with ​salt in it, ​especially when used to ​preservefood: tuna/​olives in brine
(Definition of brine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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brinenoun [U]

 us   /brɑɪn/
water with ​salt in it
(Definition of brine from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “brine”
in Spanish salmuera…
in Vietnamese nước mặn…
in Malaysian air garam…
in Thai น้ำเกลือ…
in French saumure…
in German die Sole…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指用于腌制食物的)盐水…
in Turkish tuz suyu, salamura suyu…
in Russian рассол…
in Indonesian air asin…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指用於醃製食物的)鹽水…
in Polish solanka, słona zalewa…
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