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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to muriatic acid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of, pertaining to, or obtained from, sea salt, or from chlorine, one of the constituents of sea salt; hydrochloric.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the nature of brine or salt water; pertaining to or obtained from brine or sea-salt.


Latin muriaticus ("pickled"), from muria ("brine"). (Wiktionary)



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