old-fashioned term for saltwort.
More example sentences
- You will see plenty of Kashmir ki kalis in the valley.
- On the bud pics of the living Kali plant in the article one can clearly see the narrow leaf shape sticking out of the bud.
- Researchers found that similar-sized Salsola kali plants took twice as long to reach the wilting point on saline compared to nonsaline medium.
late 16th century: from colloquial Arabic qalī 'calcined ashes of Salsola (and similar plants)'; compare with alkali.
Definition of kali in:
- The US English dictionary