1. [ noun ] (chemistry,geology) naturally occurring crystalline sodium chloride
Synonyms: halite rock_salt sodium_chloride
Related terms: salt mineral seawater chlorine sodium
2. [ noun ] (chemistry) a white crystalline solid consisting mainly of sodium chloride (NaCl)
Synonyms: sodium_chloride
Related terms: binary_compound seawater chlorine
3. [ noun ] (food) white crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food
Synonyms: salt table_salt
Related terms: flavorer salt
Similar spelling:   common_seal