from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A compound resulting or regarded as resulting from the reaction of hydrochloric acid with an organic base.
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- n. A compound of hydrochloric acid with an organic base such as an amine
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A compound of hydrochloric acid with a base; -- distinguished from a chloride, where only chlorine unites with the base.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a complex consisting of an organic base in association with hydrogen chloride
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