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[しお()]
shio
noun

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[えん()]
en

English Meaning(s) for 塩

noun
  1. salt

Definition and Synonyms for 塩

Saltiness the taste experience when common salt is taken into the mouth
Synonyms: , 塩分, 塩気, 鹹味
Common Salt white crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food
Synonyms: , 塩化ナトリウム, 塩気, 塩花, 塩類, 波の花, 食卓塩, 食塩
Salt a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
Synonyms: , 塩類

Meanings for each kanji in 塩

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Categories 塩 is a member of

Taste the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus
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Seasoner something added to food primarily for the savor it imparts
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Chemical Compound a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight
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Sample Sentences for 塩

He put salt into his cup of coffee by mistake.
"Would you pass me the salt, please?" "Here you are."
Could you please pass me the salt?
Does Toshio like Sachiko?
The store that I always go to has Calbee potato chips on sale for 98 yen a bag. My favorite flavor is lightly salted. As a matter of fact, the ingredients for this particular flavor changes from time to time. Today's chips are chemical-free, made with natural salt. Fitting for someone like me.

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