potassium chloride

noun

Definition of potassium chloride

  1. :  a crystalline salt KCl occurring as a mineral and in natural waters and used especially as a fertilizer

1866

First Known Use of potassium chloride

1866


Medical Dictionary

potassium chloride

noun

Medical Definition of potassium chloride

  1. :  a crystalline salt KCl that occurs as a mineral and in natural waters and is used especially in the treatment of potassium deficiency—see k-dur, klor-con


Learn More about potassium chloride


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up potassium chloride? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

contemplative of or relative to the past

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • manet-jeanne-spring
  • Which is a synonym of chaffer?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ