from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See salt.
  • n. Sodium chloride.

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  • n. Ordinary salt (sodium chloride)

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a white crystalline solid consisting mainly of sodium chloride (NaCl)
  • n. white crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food


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