Definition of Salts

1. Noun. (plural of salt) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of salt) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Salts

1. salt [v] - See also: salt

Medical Definition of Salts

1. Substances produced from the reaction between acids and bases; compounds consisting of a metal (positive) and nonmetal (negative) radical. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Salts

salto mortale
saltoed
saltoing
saltopus
saltopuses
saltos
saltpan
saltpans
saltpeter
saltpeter paper
saltpeters
saltpetre
saltpetres
saltpetrous
saltproof
salts (current term)
saltshaker
saltshakers
saltus
saltuses
saltweed
saltweeds
saltwork
saltworks
saltwort
saltwort family
saltworts

Literary usage of Salts

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1912)
"ammonium and calcium salts are somewhat more viscous and must therefore be larger, or less symmetrical, than the ordinary complexes of the same salts with ..."

2. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1908)
"From these experiments it is concluded that magnesium salts, when introduced subcutaneously. are eliminated to a great extent through the kidneys. ..."

3. A Text-book of Physiology for Medical Students and Physicians by William Henry Howell (1911)
"The Inorganic salts.—The body contains in its tissues and liquids a considerable amount of ... In the liquids of the body the main salts are sodium chlorid, ..."

4. The Journal of Experimental Medicine by Rockefeller University, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1906)
"In several investigations, some ' of which have already been published, the writers studied the effects of magnesium salts upon the animal body. ..."

5. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"(/) Behavior of the salts During Fasting Since the chlorids excreted normally are derived chiefly from the food, the excretion falls rapidly on fasting. ..."

6. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1912)
"ammonium and calcium salts are somewhat more viscous and must therefore be larger, or less symmetrical, than the ordinary complexes of the same salts with ..."

7. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1908)
"From these experiments it is concluded that magnesium salts, when introduced subcutaneously. are eliminated to a great extent through the kidneys. ..."

8. A Text-book of Physiology for Medical Students and Physicians by William Henry Howell (1911)
"The Inorganic salts.—The body contains in its tissues and liquids a considerable amount of ... In the liquids of the body the main salts are sodium chlorid, ..."

9. The Journal of Experimental Medicine by Rockefeller University, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1906)
"In several investigations, some ' of which have already been published, the writers studied the effects of magnesium salts upon the animal body. ..."

10. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"(/) Behavior of the salts During Fasting Since the chlorids excreted normally are derived chiefly from the food, the excretion falls rapidly on fasting. ..."

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