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sodium hypochlorite

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An unstable salt, NaOCl, usually stored in solution and used as a fungicide and an oxidizing bleach.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The unstable sodium salt of hypochlorous acid, NaOCl, used as a bleach and a fungicide

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an unstable salt (NaOCl) used as a bleaching agent and disinfectant

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Examples

  • A textile processing plant in Mississippi State was pumping chemicals into the river, sodium hydroxide and sodium hypochlorite and chlorine, all mixing with the river water and forming a deadly acidic cocktail.

    Killing Floor

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