chloride Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “chloride” in the English Dictionary

"chloride" in British English

See all translations

chloridenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈklɔː.raɪd/  us   /ˈklɔːr.aɪd/ specialized
a ​chemical compound that is a ​mixture of ​chlorine and another ​substance: Sodium chloride is the ​chemicalname for ​commonsalt.
(Definition of chloride from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chloride”
in Spanish Cloro…
in Vietnamese clorua…
in Malaysian klorida…
in Thai คลอไรด์…
in Chinese (Simplified) 氯化物…
in Indonesian klorida…
in Chinese (Traditional) 氯化物…
What is the pronunciation of chloride?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“chloride” in British English

Word of the Day


A studious person enjoys studying or spends a lot of time studying.

Word of the Day

Tree huggers and climate change deniers
Tree huggers and climate change deniers
by Colin McIntosh,
October 08, 2015
The climate debate is one that has predictably generated a large amount of new vocabulary, some of it originally specialized scientific terminology that has been taken up by the media and is now common currency. Some of these terms are new additions to the Cambridge English Dictionary. The two opposing sides in

Read More 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Read More