- any salt or ester of hypochlorous acid
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=hypochlorite
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.
Found on http://www.1st-direct.com/acatalog/Chemical_Glossary.html
Hy`po·chlo'rite noun (Chemistry)
A salt of hypochlorous acid; as, a calcium hypochloride
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/H/82
<chemistry> A salt of hypochlorous acid; as, a calcium hypochloride. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
Found on http://www.mondofacto.com/facts/dictionary?hypochlorite
• (n.) A salt of hypochlorous acid; as, a calcium hypochloride.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/hypochlorite/
(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 ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/h/92
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.
Found on http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/H/hypochlorite.html
Type: Term Pronunciation: hī′pō-klōr′īt Definitions: 1. A salt of hypochlorous acid.
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=42798
In chemistry, hypochlorite is an ion composed of chlorine and oxygen, with the chemical formula ClO−. It can combine with a number of counter ions to form hypochlorites, which may also be regarded as the salts of hypochlorous acid. Common examples include sodium hypochlorite (household bleach) and calcium hypochlorite (bleaching powder, swimming
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypochlorite
The active ingredient in household bleach.
Found on http://hbd.org/uchima/glossary/glossary.html
No exact match found