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sodium chloride


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

  • n. A colorless or white crystalline compound, NaCl, used in the manufacture of chemicals and as a food preservative and seasoning.

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  • n. Chemical term for common table salt, a compound composed of equal number of sodium and chlorine atoms. Chemical formula NaCl.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. common, or table, salt, NaCl.

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

  • n. a white crystalline solid consisting mainly of sodium chloride (NaCl)


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  • That parallel is not as tenuous as it sounds: Sodium fluoride is used to strengthen teeth, sodium chloride is table salt, and chlorine is a poisonous gas that was used by Germany in World War I.

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