calcium hypochlorite

noun

Definition of calcium hypochlorite

:a white powder CaCl2O2 used especially as a bleaching agent and disinfectant

First Known Use of calcium hypochlorite

1875


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calcium hypochlorite

noun

medical Definition of calcium hypochlorite

:a chlorine-containing white powder CaCl2O2 used especially as a bleaching agent, disinfectant, bactericide, and fungicide

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