hypochlorous

[ hahy-puh-klawr-uh s, -klohr- ]
/ ˌhaɪ pəˈklɔr əs, -ˈkloʊr- /
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adjective

of or derived from hypochlorous acid.

Nearby words

  1. hypocenter,
  2. hypocentre,
  3. hypochloremia,
  4. hypochlorhydria,
  5. hypochlorite,
  6. hypochlorous acid,
  7. hypochloruria,
  8. hypocholesteremia,
  9. hypocholesterolemia,
  10. hypochondria

Origin of hypochlorous

First recorded in 1835–45; hypo- + chlorous

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