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

  Sal \Sal\ (s[a^]l), n. [L. See Salt.] (Chem. & Pharm.)
     Salt.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Sal absinthii [NL.] (Old Chem.), an impure potassium
        carbonate obtained from the ashes of wormwood ({Artemisia
        Absinthium).
  
     Sal acetosellae [NL.] (Old Chem.), salt of sorrel.
  
     Sal alembroth. (Old Chem.) See Alembroth.
  
     Sal ammoniac (Chem.), ammonium chloride, NH4Cl, a white
        crystalline volatile substance having a sharp salty taste,
        obtained from gas works, from nitrogenous matter, etc. It
        is largely employed as a source of ammonia, as a reagent,
        and as an expectorant in bronchitis. So called because
        originally made from the soot from camel's dung at the
        temple of Jupiter Ammon in Africa. Called also muriate of
        ammonia.
  
     Sal catharticus [NL.] (Old Med. Chem.), Epsom salts.
  
     Sal culinarius [L.] (Old Chem.), common salt, or sodium
        chloride.
  
     Sal Cyrenaicus. [NL.] (Old Chem.) See Sal ammoniac above.
        
  
     Sal de duobus, Sal duplicatum [NL.] (Old Chem.),
        potassium sulphate; -- so called because erroneously
        supposed to be composed of two salts, one acid and one
        alkaline.
  
     Sal diureticus [NL.] (Old Med. Chem.), potassium acetate.
        
  
     Sal enixum [NL.] (Old Chem.), acid potassium sulphate.
  
     Sal gemmae [NL.] (Old Min.), common salt occuring native.
        
  
     Sal Jovis [NL.] (Old Chem.), salt tin, or stannic chloride;
        -- the alchemical name of tin being Jove.
  
     Sal Martis [NL.] (Old Chem.), green vitriol, or ferrous
        sulphate; -- the alchemical name of iron being Mars.
  
     Sal microcosmicum [NL.] (Old Chem.) See Microcosmic salt,
        under Microcosmic.
  
     Sal plumbi [NL.] (Old Chem.), sugar of lead.
  
     Sal prunella. (Old Chem.) See Prunella salt, under 1st
        Prunella.
  
     Sal Saturni [NL.] (Old Chem.), sugar of lead, or lead
        acetate; -- the alchemical name of lead being Saturn.
  
     Sal sedativus [NL.] (Old Chem.), sedative salt, or boric
        acid.
  
     Sal Seignette [F. seignette, sel de seignette] (Chem.),
        Rochelle salt.
  
     Sal soda (Chem.), sodium carbonate. See under Sodium.
  
     Sal vitrioli [NL.] (Old Chem.), white vitriol; zinc
        sulphate.
  
     Sal volatile. [NL.]
     (a) (Chem.) See Sal ammoniac, above.
     (b) Spirits of ammonia.
         [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Sal \Sal\ (s[add]l), n. [Hind. s[=a]l, Skr. [,c][=a]la.] (Bot.)
     An East Indian timber tree ({Shorea robusta), much used for
     building purposes. It is of a light brown color,
     close-grained, heavy, and durable. [Written also saul.]
     [1913 Webster]

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

  SAL
         Security Access List
         

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

  SAL
         Semware Applications Language (Semware)
         

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

  SAL
         SQL windows Application Language (SQL, Gupta)
         

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

  SAL
         Symbolic Assembly Language (assembler)
         

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

  SAL
         System Abstraction Layer
         

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  SAL
  
     
  
     1. Simple Actor Language.
  
     2. SPARK Annotation Language.
  

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