eau de Javelle


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eau de Javelle

(əʊ də ʒæˈvɛl; ʒə-; French od ʒavɛl)
n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for Javel water
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Noun1.eau de Javelle - an aqueous solution of sodium hypochlorite
sodium hypochlorite - an unstable salt (NaOCl) used as a bleaching agent and disinfectant