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Term: Saline permafrost Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: Permafrost in which part or all of the total water content is unfrozen because of freezing-point depression due to a high dissolved-solids content of the pore water.  NSIDCCryosphere 

Permafrost in which part or all of the total water content is unfrozen because of freezing-point depression due to the dissolved-solids content of the pore water  IPAPermafrost 

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