mu·​ri·​at·​ed | \ -ātə̇d \

Definition of muriated

: combined or impregnated with a chloride or chlorides: such as
a : put in brine : pickled
b : containing much salt : briny muriated waters

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History and Etymology for muriated

from past participle of obsolete muriate to pickle in brine, from Latin muria + English -ate, verb suffix

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“Muriated.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 7 December 2019.

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