ALL meanings of chlorine dioxide

chlo·rine di·ox·ide
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  • noun chlorine dioxide a compound used to bleach wood pulp 3
  • noun chlorine dioxide an orange, water-soluble, unstable, extremely explosive gas, ClO 2 , used chiefly as a bleaching agent for wood pulp, fats, oils, and flour. 1
  • noun chlorine dioxide a reddish-yellow explosive gas, ClO2, used as a water disinfectant and to bleach flour and wood pulp. 0
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