sodium hypochlorite(redirected from Sodium chlorate(I))
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An unstable salt, NaOCl, usually stored in solution and used as a fungicide and an oxidizing bleach.
a pale green crystalline compound, NaOCl, used as a bleaching agent for paper and textiles, in water purification, in household use, and as a fungicide.
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|Noun||1.||sodium hypochlorite - an unstable salt (NaOCl) used as a bleaching agent and disinfectant|
antimicrobial, antimicrobic, disinfectant, germicide - an agent (as heat or radiation or a chemical) that destroys microorganisms that might carry disease
hypochlorite - any salt or ester of hypochlorous acid