[sal voh-lat-l-ee] /ˈsæl voʊˈlæt lˌi/
an aromatic alcoholic solution of ammonium carbonate, the chief ingredient in smelling salts.
another name for ammonium carbonate
Also called spirits of ammonia, (archaic) hartshorn. a solution of ammonium carbonate in alcohol and aqueous ammonia, often containing aromatic oils, used as smelling salts
noun 1. a person who salvages or helps to salvage a ship, cargo, etc. noun 1. a person instrumental in salvaging a vessel or its cargo
adjective 1. moving by leaping. 2. belonging or pertaining to the family Salticidae, comprising the jumping spiders. adjective 1. (of animals) adapted for moving in a series of jumps
adjective 1. comparative of salty. noun 1. saltire. adjective, saltier, saltiest. 1. tasting of or containing salt; saline. 2. piquant; sharp; witty. 3. racy or coarse: salty humor. 4. of the sea, sailing, or life at sea. adjective saltier, saltiest 1. of, tasting of, or containing salt 2. (esp of humour) sharp; piquant 3. relating […]
noun, Canadian Slang. 1. an ocean-going sailor. noun 1. (Austral, informal) a saltwater crocodile