potassium chlorate noun
: a crystalline salt KClO3 that is used as an oxidizing agent in matches, fireworks, and explosives
First Known Use of POTASSIUM CHLORATE
potassium chlorate noun (Medical Dictionary)
: a crystalline salt KClO3 with a cooling saline taste that is used especially in veterinary medicine as a mild astringent (as in the treatment of stomatitis)
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