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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

Pass me the salt, will you?
Put some salt on your meat.
If it were not for water and salt, we could not live.
I'll put some salt in the soup.
We sprinkle salt to ward off bad luck.

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