Definitions

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

  • Salt: halophyte.
  • Halogen: halocarbon.

Etymologies

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

French, from Greek, from hals, hal-, salt, sea; see sal- in Indo-European roots.

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