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saline solution

n. A solution composed of sodium chloride (NaCl) and water.

saline solution

n. an isotonic solution of sodium chloride and distilled water [syn: saline]

Usage examples of "saline solution".

Hatch reached for his bag, rummaged inside, irrigated the cut with saline solution and Betadine, then smeared on some topical antibacterial ointment.

A bag plainly proclaiming the contents to be sterile saline solution.

The Gtetans, as you may have heard, reproduce by simple asexual fission, but only in the presence of saline solution—.

As a last step before bringing the body to the inspection table, Rodney had drained all the blood vessels and refilled them with saline solution in preparation for the synBlood.

Those brews contained two elements: a saline solution, and uncounted trillions of nanobots.