chlorous


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chlor·ous

(klōr'ŭs),
1. Relating to chlorine.
2. Denoting compounds of chlorine in which its valence is +3, for example, chlorous acid.
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The inoculated caviar was dipped for 30 minutes into an antimicrobial solution of sterile water, 250 ppm of chlorous acid, 100 ppm of chlorine dioxide and 200 ppm of peroxyacetic acid.
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