What does salts mean?

Definitions for salts

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word salts.

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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of salts in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of salts in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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. Frank Lipman:

    Epsom salts contain magnesium, as well as other minerals and nutrients that are absorbed into your skin during the bath, and can help with detoxification processes.

  5. 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.

Images & Illustrations of salts

  1. salts


Find a translation for the salts definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these salts definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"salts." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 24 Apr. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/salts>.

Are we missing a good definition for salts? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for salts:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.