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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Resembling a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal.

Usage examples (3)
  • Noun : garlic salt; celery salt. ,Anecdotes are the salt of his narrative
  • Verb (used with object) : to salt cattle. ,The highway department salted the roads after the storm. ,a novel salted with witty dialogue
  • The city will look at various saltlike substances to see which works best. for more
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