Definitions

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  • n. Alternative spelling of rock salt.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Will Action Against Anything At All (or 5A) campaign to have the crushed CDs spread on the roads to see if it is better than rocksalt at clearing snow?

    Toxic Ship Set for Brit Recycling

  • John Herbison: I therefore take squawking by tortfeasors about a legislative response to so-called “frivolous lawsuits” with a large grain of rocksalt.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Legal Clinics Under Siege

  • Where I grew up they might have been sprayed with a shotgun full of rocksalt!

    Archive 2008-12-01

  • I therefore take squawking by tortfeasors about a legislative response to so-called “frivolous lawsuits” with a large grain of rocksalt.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Legal Clinics Under Siege

  • Of course, we all ran across his property - that is, until I almost got my ass sowed full of rocksalt.

    Sound Politics: Schram it!

  • Schram reminds me of the grumpy old 80-year-old man on his front porch who used to yell at all us kids to "git off mah goddamned propuhty else ah'll sow yer ass wi 'rocksalt."

    Sound Politics: Schram it!

  • Yeah, there are some unasked questions, but all of the above is just a roadmap, and it's the travellers that matter: the relationship between two brothers, now even without any superpowers, that battle forces of evil with rocksalt and holy water.

    Why I Hate… SUPERNATURAL | the TV addict

  • One third of a pint of quassia to which add a tablespoonful of rocksalt.

    Ulysses

  • Buntsandstein_, or _Röt_, mottled red and green marls and clays with occasional beds of shale, sandstone, gypsum, rocksalt and dolomite.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 4 "Bulgaria" to "Calgary"

  • A pitch bed is prepared, I presume, in a manner similar to that described for rocksalt surfaces; but the working of the glass is an immense art, and one which I believe -- if one may judge by results -- is only known to

    On Laboratory Arts

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