from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A white, water-soluble crystalline compound, ZnCl2, used as a wood preservative, as a soldering flux, and for a variety of industrial purposes, including the manufacture of cements and paper parchment.
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- n. The zinc salt of hydrochloric acid, ZnCl2, a white crystalline solid with a number of industrial applications.
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