Javelle water

noun Ja·velle water \ zha-ˈvel , zhə- \

Definition of Javelle water

: an aqueous solution of sodium hypochlorite used as a disinfectant or a bleaching agent

Origin and Etymology of javelle water

Javel, former village in France


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Javelle water

noun Ja·velle water \ zha-ˈvel-, zhə- \

medical Definition of Javelle water

: an aqueous solution of sodium hypochlorite used as a disinfectant or a bleaching agent

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