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 for Pink salt
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pink \Pink\, a.
     Resembling the garden pink in color; of the color called pink
     (see 6th Pink, 2); as, a pink dress; pink ribbons.
     [1913 Webster]
     Pink eye (Med.), a popular name for an epidemic variety of
        ophthalmia, associated with early and marked redness of
        the eyeball.
     Pink salt (Chem. & Dyeing), the double chlorides of
        (stannic) tin and ammonium, formerly much used as a
        mordant for madder and cochineal.
     Pink saucer, a small saucer, the inner surface of which is
        covered with a pink pigment.
        [1913 Webster]

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