Definitions

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  • Forming compound words with the sense of ‘sea, salt, salt water’.
  • Forming names of chemical compounds which contain one or more halogen atoms.

Etymologies

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Combining form of Ancient Greek ἅλς, ἁλός ‘sea, salt’.

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From halogen.

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