from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A colorless crystalline compound, NaClO3, used as a bleaching and oxidizing agent and in explosives.
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- n. a colorless salt (NaClO3) used as a weed killer and an antiseptic
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