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calcium chloride


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

  • n. A white deliquescent compound, CaCl2, used chiefly as a drying agent, refrigerant, and preservative and for controlling dust and ice on roads.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The calcium salt of hydrochloric acid, CaCl2; used as a drying agent and to melt ice on roads.

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

  • n. a deliquescent salt; used in de-icing and as a drying agent


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