sodium chlorate


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sodium chlorate

n.
A colorless crystalline compound, NaClO3, used as a bleaching and oxidizing agent and in explosives.

sodium chlorate

n
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless crystalline soluble compound used as a bleaching agent, weak antiseptic, and weedkiller. Formula: NaClO3

so′dium chlo′rate


n.
a colorless water-soluble solid, NaClO3, used chiefly in the manufacture of explosives and matches, as a textile mordant, and as an oxidizing and bleaching agent.
[1880–85]
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Noun1.sodium chlorate - a colorless salt (NaClO3) used as a weed killer and an antiseptic
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
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