- any salt or ester of hypochlorous acid
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Swimming pool chemistry: A family of chlorine compounds such as Calcium Hypochlorite and Lithium Hypochlorite, both granular, and the liquid Sodium Hypochlorite. When these compounds contact water, they release Hypochlorous Acid, the active sanitizing agent.
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Hy`po·chlo'rite noun (Chemistry)
A salt of hypochlorous acid; as, a calcium hypochloride
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<chemistry> A salt of hypochlorous acid; as, a calcium hypochloride. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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• (n.) A salt of hypochlorous acid; as, a calcium hypochloride.
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(from the article `poison`) Hypochlorites are often used as bleaching agents. In low concentrations, as in household bleaches, hypochlorites have little toxicity but may be ...
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The hypochlorite ion, also known as chlorate(I) anion is ClO−. A hypochlorite compound is a chemical compound containing this group, with chlorine in oxidation state +1. Hypochlorites are the salts of hypochlorous acid. Common examples include sodium hypochlorite (chlorine bleach or bleaching agent) and calcium hypochlorite (bleaching powder or
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A salt containing the ClO-
ion derived from hypochlorous acid, HOCl, an unstable, weak acid. Hypochlorites are made by absorbing chlorine into an alkali, and are used for bleaching and as disinfectants.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: hī′pō-klōr′īt Definitions: 1. A salt of hypochlorous acid.
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The active ingredient in household bleach.
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