• WordNet 3.6
    • n brininess the relative proportion of salt in a solution
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Brininess The state or quality of being briny; saltness; brinishness.
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In literature:

It lies, if I may use the expression, at the bottom of the briny sea.
"My New Curate" by P.A. Sheehan
They say it was fairly briny, it was so salty!
"Rosemary" by Josephine Lawrence
They had already had enough of the briny element, and did not even turn their eyes upon it.
"The Castaways" by Captain Mayne Reid
Visit Saltair and sport in the waves of the briny sea.
"The Life and Adventures of Nat Love" by Nat Love
The village was an inland one, far removed alike from the roar and the influences of the briny ocean.
"Shifting Winds" by R.M. Ballantyne
Few tourists now cross the continent without visiting the lake and taking a bath in its briny waters.
"The Western United States" by Harold Wellman Fairbanks
They were briny and burning.
"The Scalp Hunters" by Mayne Reid
"Jack at Sea" by George Manville Fenn
By morning the water had dissolved the salt and retained its briny flavor.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 26, August, 1880" by Various
The ocean would just laugh at us, and remain briny!
"Three Things" by Elinor Glyn

In poetry:

Shall we be cradled in the deep
Beneath the briny wave?
Or shall the white deer lightly bound
Over my forest grave?
"To Anne On Her Birthday" by Nora Pembroke
Once there was a Pirate Poodle,
And he sailed the briny seas
From the land of Yankee Doodle
Southward to the Caribbees.
"The Pirate Poodle" by Carolyn Wells
And Trent, too, loiters by the way,
As journeying to the main;
My streams rush onward rapidly,
The briny gulph to gain.
"Lines, Written In The Travellers' Room, Wolseley Arms Inn" by Samuel Bamford
Far away in the briny ocean
There rolled a turbulent wave,
Now singing along the sea-beach,
Now howling along the cave.
"The Brook And The Wave. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Third)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
But still across the briny deep
Couched in most friendly words,
Came prayers for letters, tales, or verse
From literary birds.
"The Lay Of A Golden Goose" by Louisa May Alcott
The boats are lowered, but, sad to say,
Engulfed amid the briny spray;
Leave all their occupants to lave,
And welter in the angry wave.
"The Wreck of the S. S. Penguin" by Angus Cameron Robertson

In news:

News Sports Baitfish in the briny bay lure in the lazy lunkers.
Kirk Williams, 38, a fifth-generation fisherman, had been out for six days on the briny bayous, bays and old oil-field canals that tint the map of Lafourche Parish a watery blue.
And Briny , Hammy Capricciosa Pie at Tarry Lodge.
Briny Baird of the United States tees off the sixth hole during the second round of the Mayakoba Golf Classic at Riviera Maya-Cancún held at El Camaleon Golf Club at Mayakoba on February 24, 2012 in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.
And Briny, Hammy Capricciosa Pie at Tarry Lodge.
This recipe combines the briny flavors of fresh clams with a kick from the wasabi for a simple yet delicious meal.
Molder made a 6-foot birdie putt on the sixth extra hole Sunday at CordeValle to outlast Briny Baird and capture his first tour victory in his 132nd attempt.
Nothing that happens when the younger generation grabs a rod and reel is ordinary out there on the briny.
Down within the briny deep, Fishes grunt and grind their teeth.
Here, deliciously briny cockles are simply enhanced with white wine and scallions in a savory broth.
Surely, along with the fresh, briny flavor, this is the attraction of the soft-shell crab, one of the true glories of summer eating.
Surely, along with the fresh, briny flavor, this is the attraction of the soft-shell crab , one of the true glories of summer eating.
This version is rich with bacon and onions, with just enough cream to set off the briny sweetness of the clams .
THE BRINY LIQUOR a clam releases when its shell pops open during cooking is as delectable as its meat.
We often forego the pasta and just have the clams , soaking up the briny broth with crusty bread.

In science:

The results by Berele and Regeev were later generalized and deepened by Brini, Regonati and Teolis in .
Tensor Representations of the General Linear Supergroup
Recently, Brini ([Bri11]) made a proposal, based on open mirror symmetry, on how to relate open invariants under crepant transformations.
Open Gromov-Witten Theory and the Crepant Resolution Conjecture
Verifying that his proposal agrees with Theorem 5.1 is on our immediate agenda, as it would provide further evidence towards the validity of our program, but most importantly it would validate Brini’s proposal as a conjectural formulation of a vertex CRC.
Open Gromov-Witten Theory and the Crepant Resolution Conjecture
To Andrea Brini for constant communication on his parallel work.
Open Gromov-Witten Theory and the Crepant Resolution Conjecture