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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any salt of a similarly named acid

Usage examples (34)
  • Sufficient sodium chloride is added to make the solution isotonic.
  • This became, after subsequent experiment, a tin chloride mordant for the coloring material cochineal.
  • The word chloride can also refer to a chemical compound in which one or more chlorine atoms are covalently bonded in the molecule.
  • Our tears are composed mainly of sodium chloride, which is basically salt. for more
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