What does the word Muriatic mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to chlorin.

Usage examples for Muriatic

  1. Muriatic acid, from the fact of the presence of the chlorine, is used in the Daguerreotype process for dissolving gold, and in combination with various accelerators. – American Handbook of the Daguerrotype by Samuel D. Humphrey
  2. In this first part of the process, the action of sulphuric acid produces muriatic acid to the extent of one- and- a- half the amount of the sulphuric acid employed. – Familiar Letters of Chemistry by Justus Liebig
  3. They all three dissolve in concentrated muriatic acid with the same deep purple colour, and even in their physical characters, animal fibrine and albumen are in no respect different from vegetable fibrine and albumen. – Familiar Letters of Chemistry by Justus Liebig