chlorous

[klawr-uhs, klohr-]
adjective
1.
containing trivalent chlorine.
2.
of or derived from chlorous acid.

Origin:
1835–45; chlor-2 + -ous

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chlorous (ˈklɔːrəs)
 
adj
1.  of or containing chlorine in the trivalent state
2.  of or containing chlorous acid

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