iodized salt
iodized salt i"o*dized salt", n. Table salt to which an inorganic iodide compound has been added as a nutritional supplement to prevent goiter. [PJC]

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  • Sea salt — Sea salt, obtained by evaporating seawater, is used in cooking and cosmetics. Historically called bay salt, [cite web | url= http://books.google.com/books?id=H6wAAAAAMAAJ pg=PA12 | last= Brownrigg | first= William | year= 1748 | title= The Art of …   Wikipedia

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