chlorous


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chlorous

(ˈklɔːrəs)
adj
1. (Elements & Compounds) of or containing chlorine in the trivalent state
2. (Elements & Compounds) of or containing chlorous acid
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But Washington State University scientists, as an option, set out to examine the antimicrobial effects of chlorous acid against L.
2] (generated during delignification process) directly to the aromatic ring of lignin to decompose quickly and completely to form chlorous acid such as fumaric acid, oxalic acid and monochloroacetic acid [19].