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Origin of muriatic

1665–75; < Latin muriāticus pickled, lying in brine, equivalent to muri(a) brine + -āticus; see -ate1, -ic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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  1. Relating to brine.
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