hypochlorous

[ hahy-puh-klawr-uhs, -klohr- ]
/ ˌhaɪ pəˈklɔr əs, -ˈkloʊr- /

adjective

of or derived from hypochlorous acid.

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Origin of hypochlorous

First recorded in 1835–45; hypo- + chlorous
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