another name for bleaching powder
noun, Photography. 1. a relatively slow printing paper coated with an emulsion of silver chloride: used mostly for contact prints.
- Chloride shift
chloride shift n. The movement of chloride ions from the plasma into red blood cells as a result of the transfer of carbon dioxide from tissues to the plasma, a process that serves to maintain blood pH.
[kahy-ruh-man-see] /ˈkaɪ rəˌmæn si/ noun 1. . /ˈkaɪrəˌmænsɪ/ noun 1. another word for palmistry noun See cheiromancy n. “divination by the hand, palmistry,” 1520s, from French chiromancie (14c.), from Medieval Latin chiromantia, from Late Greek kheiromanteia, from kheiro-, comb. form of kheir “hand” (see chiro-) + -mantia (see -mancy). Related: Chiromancer; chiromantic.
noun See cheirology