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hydrochloric

[ hahy-druh-klawr-ik, -klohr- ]
/ ˌhaɪ drəˈklɔr ɪk, -ˈkloʊr- /
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adjective
of or derived from hydrochloric acid.
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Origin of hydrochloric

First recorded in 1810–20; hydro-2 + chloric
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