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table salt

noun
1.
salt (def 1).
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80
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British Dictionary definitions for table salt

table salt

noun
1.
salt that is used at table rather than for cooking
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table salt in Science
table salt
  (tā'bəl)   
See salt.
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Encyclopedia Article for table salt

sodium chloride

mineral substance of great importance. The mineral form halite, or rock salt, is sometimes called common salt to distinguish it from a class of chemical compounds called salts

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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