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eau de Javelle

[oh duh zha-vel, -zhuh-; French ohduh zha-vel] /ˌoʊ də ʒæˈvɛl, -ʒə-; French oʊdə ʒaˈvɛl/
noun
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  • A similar solution of a mixture of chloride and hypochlorite is called eau de Javelle.

    Textiles William H. Dooley
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eau de Javelle

/əʊ də ʒæˈvɛl; ʒə-; French od ʒavɛl/
noun
1.
another name for Javel water
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