sodium hydrosulfite

sodium hydrosulfite

noun Chemistry.
a white, crystalline, water-soluble powder, Na 2 S 2 O 4 , used as a reducing agent, especially in dyeing, and as a bleach.
Also called hydrosulfite, sodium dithionite [dahy-thahy-uh-nahyt] , sodium hyposulfite.
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