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hydrogen chloride


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A colorless, pungent gas, HCl, that forms hydrochloric acid when dissolved in water, and is used in the manufacture of plastics.

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  • noun inorganic chemistry An inorganic compound with the formula HCl. Forms hydrochloric acid when dissolved in water.

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  • noun a colorless corrosive gas (HCl)


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