complex salt

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complex salt
 
n
Compare double salt a salt that contains one or more complex ions

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complex salt  
A salt that contains two different types of metal atoms, one of which does not ionize when in solution. Mercury iodide (HgI2) is a complex salt. Compare double salt, simple salt.

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