a salt or ester of hypochlorous acid.
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The solution, however, must be between 45 to 50% hypochlorite.
This substance is called bleaching powder, or hypochlorite of lime.
Bleaching powder, Chlorinated lime, Hypochlorite of calcium.
Stirring or shaking must be avoided after the addition of the hypochlorite.
Ellms, of Cincinnati, has also noted the effect of hypochlorite on algæ.
British Dictionary definitions for hypochlorite
any salt or ester of hypochlorous acid
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A salt or ester of hypochlorous acid.
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A salt or ester of hypochlorous acid, containing the group OCl.
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