halazone


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halazone

 [hal´ah-zōn]
a white, crystalline powder used as a disinfectant for water supplies.

hal·a·zone

(hal'ă-zōn),
A chloramine used to sterilize drinking water.

hal·a·zone

(hal'ă-zōn)
Chloramine used to sterilize drinking water.
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