calcium hypochlorite

calcium hypochlorite
Chloride Chlo"ride, n. (Chem.) A binary compound of chlorine with another element or radical; as, chloride of sodium (common salt). [1913 Webster]

{Chloride of ammonium}, sal ammoniac.

{Chloride of lime}, bleaching powder; a grayish white substance, {CaOCl2}, used in bleaching and disinfecting; -- called more properly {calcium hypochlorite}. See {Hypochlorous acid}, under {Hypochlorous}.

{Mercuric chloride}, corrosive sublimate. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • calcium hypochlorite — n a chlorine containing white powder CaCl2O2 used esp. as a bleaching agent, disinfectant, bactericide, and fungicide …   Medical dictionary

  • Calcium hypochlorite — Chembox new Name = Calcium hypochlorite ImageFile = ImageName = Calcium hypochlorite OtherNames = Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 7778 54 3 Section2 = Chembox Properties Formula = Ca(ClO)2 MolarMass = 142.98 g/mol Density = 2.35 g/cm3… …   Wikipedia

  • calcium hypochlorite — kalcio hipochloritas statusas T sritis chemija formulė Ca(OCl)₂ atitikmenys: angl. calcium hypochlorite rus. кальций хлорноватокислый; кальция гипохлорит ryšiai: sinonimas – kalcio bis(oksochloratas) …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • calcium hypochlorite — noun any hypochlorite of calcium; used as a bleaching agent • Hypernyms: ↑hypochlorite, ↑bleaching agent, ↑bleach, ↑blanching agent, ↑whitener * * * noun : any hypochlorite of calcium: as …   Useful english dictionary

  • calcium hypochlorite — noun Date: 1869 a white powder CaCl2O2 used especially as a bleaching agent and disinfectant …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • calcium hypochlorite — a white, crystalline compound, Ca(OCl)2, used as a disinfectant and bleaching agent. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • calcium hypochlorite — cal′cium hypochlo′rite n. chem. a white, crystalline compound, Ca(OCl)2, used as a disinfectant and bleaching agent • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • Hypochlorite De Calcium — Général Nom IUPAC Hypochlorite de calcium …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hypochlorite de calcium — Général Nom IUPAC Hypochlorite de calcium No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Calcium — (pronEng|ˈkælsiəm) is the chemical element with the symbol Ca and atomic number 20. It has an atomic mass of 40.078. Calcium is a soft grey alkaline earth metal, and is the fifth most abundant element by mass in the Earth s crust. Calcium is also …   Wikipedia

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