Muriatic
Muriatic Mu`ri*at"ic, a. [L. muriaticus pickled, from muria brine: cf. F. muriatique.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or obtained from, sea salt, or from chlorine, one of the constituents of sea salt; hydrochloric. [1913 Webster]

{Muriatic acid}, hydrochloric acid, {HCl}; -- formerly called also {marine acid}, and {spirit of salt}. See {hydrochloric}, and the Note under {Muriate}. [1913 Webster]


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  • muriatic — /myoor ee at ik/, adj. (not in scientific use) of or derived from muriatic acid. [1665 75; < L muriaticus pickled, lying in brine, equiv. to muri(a) brine + aticus; see ATE1, IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • muriatic — adjective Of or pertaining to muriatic acid …   Wiktionary

  • muriatic — /myoor ee at ik/, adj. (not in scientific use) of or derived from muriatic acid. [1665 75; < L muriaticus pickled, lying in brine, equiv. to muri(a) brine + aticus; see ATE1, IC] …   Useful english dictionary

  • muriatic — Relating to brine. [L. muriaticus, pickled in brine, fr. muria, brine] …   Medical dictionary

  • muriàtic — mu|ri|à|tic Mot Pla Adjectiu masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • muriatic — mu·ri·at·ic || ‚mjÊŠrɪ ætɪk /‚mjÊŠÉ™rɪ ætɪk adj. (Chemistry) hydrochloric (no longer in technical use) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • muriatic — mu·ri·at·ic …   English syllables

  • Muriatic acid — Muriatic Mu ri*at ic, a. [L. muriaticus pickled, from muria brine: cf. F. muriatique.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or obtained from, sea salt, or from chlorine, one of the constituents of sea salt; hydrochloric. [1913 Webster] {Muriatic acid},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • muriatic acid — [myoor΄ē at′ik] n. [Fr muriatique < L muriaticus, pickled < muria, brine < IE * meuro < base * meu , damp, musty > MOSS, MIRE] hydrochloric acid: now only a commercial term …   English World dictionary

  • muriatic acid — Hydrochloric Hy dro*chlo ric, a. [Hydro , 2 + chloric: cf. F. hydrochlorique.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or compounded of, chlorine and hydrogen gas; as, hydrochloric acid; chlorhydric. [1913 Webster] {Hydrochloric acid} (Chem.), hydrogen chloride;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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