Definitions

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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Examples

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  • Hidden in the waistband of his pants was more than five grams of methamphetamine hydrochloride, which is a drug commonly known as ice.

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  • The common version of cocaine, cocaine hydrochloride being an ionic solid, is very soluble in water.

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  • Food and Drug Administration's approval to make and sell fexofenadine hydrochloride 180 milligram and pseudoephedrine hydrochloride 240 mg tablets, the generic version of Allegra D-24, in March 2010.

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