table salt

noun

Definition of table salt

  1. :  salt suitable for use at the table and in cooking

First Known Use of table salt

1670


TABLE SALT Defined for English Language Learners

table salt

noun

Definition of table salt for English Language Learners

  • : the type of salt that is usually on a table for people to use while they are dining


Medical Dictionary

table salt

noun

Medical Definition of table salt

  1. :  salt and especially sodium chloride refined for use at the table and in cooking


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