zinc peroxide


zinc peroxide
noun
: any of various white to yellowish white powders regarded as mixtures of the peroxide ZnO2 of zinc, zinc hydroxide, and zinc carbonate or zinc oxide and used chiefly as disinfectants, astringents, and deodorants because of their ability to release oxygen in contact with moist organic matter

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