What does the word Hydrochloric mean?

Usage examples for Hydrochloric

  1. The acid, which is known as hydrochloric acid, and the pepsin together are able to melt down pieces of meat, egg, or curds of milk, and dissolve them into a clear, jelly- like fluid, or thin soup, which can readily be absorbed by the cells lining the intestine. – A Handbook of Health by Woods Hutchinson
  2. 2. Notes The amount of hydrochloric acid indicated must not be reduced; otherwise, diazoamino compounds are formed. – Organic-Syntheses by Conant, James Bryant
  3. 3. With hydrochloric acid and First a yellowish and then a black sulphuretted hydrogen colour. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  4. Moreover, since pepsin is able to act only when an acid is present, the gastric mucous membrane also secretes hydrochloric acid. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  5. Formerly vinegar was occasionally adulterated by the use of mineral acids, as hydrochloric or sulphuric, but since acetic acid can be produced so cheaply, this form of adulteration has almost entirely disappeared. – Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value by Harry Snyder

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