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Is salt soluble in vinegar?

Is salt soluble in vinegar?

Vinegar is mostly water so salt can dissolve it in almost as well as in plain water. A solution that is vinegar and it has salt dissolved it.

Why salt does not dissolve in water?

The NaCl compound (the main compound of table salt) is an ionically bound, crystalline compound. Water molecules dissolve the Na and Cl atoms, which are bound in crystal form before being dissolved. As a result, water is a solvent. Salt dissolves but does not melt in water.