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What is the definition or description of: chloride?

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Dr. Robert Binford
37 years experience in Thoracic Surgery
Electrolyte: Chloride is a negatively charged ion of chlorine found in cells and serum. Chloride is the main ion which balances out the positively charged ions - sodium and potassium.
Answered on Nov 1, 2013
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