Examples from the Web for chlorous
The same result occurs if the aniline be treated with a solution of chlorous acid.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
Even the chlorous acid here brought into play to form the ideal chlorite, is by his own admission a hypothetical being.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
A salt in which the hydrogen of chlorous acid, HClO2, is replaced by a metal or other basic radical.
They may be recognised by the evolution of chlorous acid gas when acted on by an acid.
It is probably a mixture of chlorous acid and free chlorine.