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English definition of “smelling salts”

smelling salts

noun [plural] uk   us  
a chemical with a strong smell that is put under the nose of people who have become unconscious in order to make them awake againSpecific medicines and drugsSpecific types of drug
(Definition of smelling salts from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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