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salt tolerance
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
The ability of an organism to resist the adverse effects of excessive soluble salts in an environment.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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Persistent URI:
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Used For
halotolerance
salt acclimation
Broader Term
biological resistance
Related Term
halophiles
halophytes
halotropism
osmoregulation
salt stress
Spanish
tolerancia a la sal
Term Number
145