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- adjective Resembling
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- adjective resembling a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal
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Haemoglobin can be separated into a protein substance, i.e. globin, and a red substance, still containing iron which, after oxidation, with hydrochloric acid yields a saltlike complex iron compound, called haemin.
The city will look at various saltlike substances to see which works best.