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common salt

Another name for the type of salt that is typically used to flavor food. If there's no common salt on the table, my uncle will inevitably ask for it, as he adds salt to everything he eats. Be sure to add some common salt to the roast before putting it in the oven.
See also: common, salt
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No adverse effects of common salt were observed in this study.
The similarity in the Astyanax altiparanae mortality with different salinity levels can be explained as a result of the reduction of stress induced by the common salt.
The author used the routine commercially available common salt, (Table / cooking salt) and copper sulphate procured from goldsmiths (30 gms copper sulphate for 10 rupees) For the copper sulphate group of infants the author himself involved in the application of powdered copper sulphate as per the procedure described and for the common salt group of infants the first application of a pinch of common salt was done in the outpatient clinic as per the procedure described and the mothers were asked to apply a small pinch of common salt over the umbilical granuloma twice a day for 3 days.
These results are encouraging because common salt (sodium chloride) is cheap and easily available and should, therefore, be adopted by our fisher community for routine processing and preservation of fish.
Therefore, the present study was undertaken to partially replace common salt from and incorporate chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.
Common salt is frequently used to minimise costs, but the quality available on the market varies considerably.
Even as Indian consumers warm up to atta (wheat flour), cornflakes and biscuits fortified with vitamins, the biggest "vehicle" for delivery of micro nutrients, it seems, may well turn out to be common salt.
Summary: DUBAI u The common salt that is available on the shelves at your local grocery may not be giving you the required levels of good minerals that your body needs to function normally, a survey has found.
A common salt barrel, with a notch sawed out at the top, is set in the ground level with the top.
A Yes, but the problem with common salt, sodium chloride, is that it is just that: common.
Nichols gives an overview of various methods that have been used to introduce soda vapours to the work, noting that these do not distribute as well as the vapours produced by common salt.
Based on the association of potash with common salt in Stassfurt, Germany, a group of speculators, including local entrepreneur L.
This process recycles small quantities of common salt to economically purify and soften water without the use of chlorine or other toxins.
The reduced sodium alternative to common salt now has a presence in 41 export markets with packaging in 11 different languages.
If present as lithium sulfide, a common salt form, it will react vigorously with water to form sulfuric acid, and there was concern about early lithium batteries and potential for fire or explosion.