<chemistry> A yellow or greenish yellow gas, first prepared by Davy, evolved from potassium chlorate and hydrochloric acid. It is supposed to consist of chlorine tetroxide with some free chlorine.

Origin: Cf. F. Euchlorine. See Euchloric.

(01 Mar 1998)

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