chlorine water

noun

: a yellowish aqueous solution of chlorine used for bleaching

Word History

First Known Use

1823, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of chlorine water was in 1823

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“Chlorine water.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chlorine%20water. Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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