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

  • n. A compound resulting or regarded as resulting from the reaction of hydrochloric acid with an organic base.

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  • n. A compound of hydrochloric acid with an organic base such as an amine

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A compound of hydrochloric acid with a base; -- distinguished from a chloride, where only chlorine unites with the base.

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

  • n. a complex consisting of an organic base in association with hydrogen chloride


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