salting (n): a labor union practice of planting employees in certain jobs in order to seed foment; a cryptographic technique to place random characters in a message; an ancient means of preserving food; an area of land usually covered by the sea (British); see also "salting the earth" meaning both a ritual reconsecration of conquered cities in early Middle Eastern cultures and a punishment for traitors in the Spanish Empire by poisoning their land with salt

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