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  • n. One of a pair of chemosensory sense organs positioned laterally on the head of a nematode

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A salt of the class formed by the combination of an acid and a base, or by the union of two oxides, two sulphides, selenides, or tellurides, as distinguished from a haloid compound.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A term applied by Berzelius to the salts of those acids which contain oxygen, to distinguish them from the haloid salts.

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