Definitions for salts

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The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Salts

    in chemistry an important class of compound substances formed by the union of an acid with a metal or a base, that is, a substance having, like a metal, the power of replacing in part or in whole the hydrogen of the acid employed.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Salts

    Substances produced from the reaction between acids and bases; compounds consisting of a metal (positive) and nonmetal (negative) radical. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)

Anagrams for salts »

  1. slats

  2. lasts

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lucas Watterson:

    Flakka largely emerged as a replacement to MDVP [in 'bath salts'].

  2. Carol Raymond:

    Perhaps we're seeing a deposit that was left behind, which is rich in material like salts.

  3. Lujendra Ojha:

    Fla Scientists're not claiming that Fla Scientists found... evidence of liquid water. Fla Scientists found hydrated salts.

  4. Robert Louis Stevenson:

    ...for no man lives in the external truth among salts and acids, but in the warm, phantasmagoric chamber of his brain, with the painted windows and the storied wall.


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