A salt in which no hydrogen or hydroxyl (OH) ion is replaced by a metallic ion. Sodium chloride (NaCl) is a simple salt. Compare complex salt, double salt.
noun 1. a sentence having only one clause, as I saw her the day before yesterday. simple sentence noun 1. a sentence consisting of a single main clause Compare compound sentence, complex sentence simple sentence definition A sentence containing only one independent clause and no dependent clauses: “He went home after class.” (Compare complex sentence, […]
- Simple squamous epithelium
simple squamous epithelium n. Epithelium made up of a single layer of flattened scalelike cells.
adjective, simpler, simplest. 1. easy to understand, deal with, use, etc.: a simple matter; simple tools. 2. not elaborate or artificial; plain: a simple style. 3. not ornate or luxurious; unadorned: a simple gown. 4. unaffected; unassuming; modest: a simple manner. 5. not complicated: a simple design. 6. not complex or compound; single. 7. occurring […]
noun, Chemistry. 1. monosaccharide. simple sugar n. See monosaccharide. simple sugar See monosaccharide.