hydrogen peroxide(redirected from Dihydrogen dioxide)
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A colorless, heavy, strongly oxidizing liquid, H2O2, capable of reacting explosively with combustibles and used principally in aqueous solution as a mild antiseptic, bleaching agent, oxidizing agent, and laboratory reagent.
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless oily unstable liquid, usually used in aqueous solution. It is a strong oxidizing agent used as a bleach for textiles, wood pulp, hair, etc, and as an oxidizer in rocket fuels. Formula: H2O2
a colorless, unstable, oily liquid, H2O2, an aqueous solution of which is used chiefly as an antiseptic and a bleaching agent.
A colorless, dense liquid, H2O2, that is often used as a bleach or is diluted with water for use as an antiseptic.
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|Noun||1.||hydrogen peroxide - a viscous liquid with strong oxidizing properties; a powerful bleaching agent; also used (in aqueous solutions) as a mild disinfectant and (in strong concentrations) as an oxidant in rocket fuels|
agua oxigenadaperóxido de hidrógeno
hydrogen peroxiden → acqua ossigenata
n. peróxido de hidrógeno, agua oxigenada, limpliador y desinfectante.