The chloride of sodium, a substance used for seasoning food, for the preservation of meat, etc. It is found native in the earth, and is also produced, by evaporation and crystallization, from sea water and other water impregnated with saline particles.
- A colorless or white crystalline solid, chiefly sodium chloride, used extensively in ground or granulated form as a food seasoning and preservative. Also called common salt, table salt.
- A chemical compound formed by replacing all or part of the hydrogen ions of an acid with metal ions or electropositive radicals.
- Any of various mineral salts used as laxatives or cathartics.
- Smelling salts.
- Epsom salts. Often used in the plural.
- An element that gives flavor or zest.
- Sharp lively wit.
- Informal A sailor, especially when old or experienced.
- A saltcellar.
- Containing or filled with salt: a salt spray; salt tears.
- Having a salty taste or smell: breathed the salt air.
- Preserved in salt or a salt solution: salt mackerel.
- Flooded with seawater.
- Found in or near such a flooded area: salt grasses.
- To add, treat, season, or sprinkle with salt.
- To cure or preserve by treating with salt or a salt solution.
- To provide salt for (deer or cattle).
- To add zest or liveliness to: salt a lecture with anecdotes.
- To give an appearance of value to by fraudulent means, especially to place valuable minerals in (a mine) for the purpose of deceiving.
- salt away To put aside; save.
- salt out To separate (a dissolved substance) by adding salt to the solution.
- salt of the earth A person or group considered as the best or noblest part of society.
- worth (one's) salt Efficient and capable.
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ലവണം - Lavanam ;ഉപ്പിനോടു സാദൃശ്യമുള്ള വസ്തു - Uppinodu Saadhrushyamulla Vasthu | Uppinodu Sadhrushyamulla Vasthu ;ക്ഷീരാബ്ധിജം - Ksheeraabdhijam | Ksheerabdhijam ;രുചി - Ruchi ;ഉപ്പ് - Uppu ;പൂഴിക്കല്ല് - Poozhikkallu ;