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- n. A strongly oxidizing unstable acid, HClO3·7H2O.
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- n. a strong acid, HClO3, known only in solution and as its chlorate salts; a powerful oxidizing agent
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- n. (HClO3) a strong unstable acid with an acrid odor found in chlorate salts
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