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- noun A colorless crystalline solid or powder, KCl, used widely in fertilizers and in the preparation of most potassium compounds.
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- noun inorganic chemistry The potassium
saltof hydrochloric acid, KCl; it is used as a fertilizer, and in lethal injections
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- noun salt of potassium (KCl) (trade names K-Dur 20, Kaochlor and K-lor and Klorvess and K-lyte); taken in tablet form to treat potassium deficiency
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