chlorine

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Synonyms for chlorine

a common nonmetallic element belonging to the halogens

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All types of chlorine disinfectants dissociate when added to water to produce hypochlorous acid as well as other by-products (3).
In the setting of a swimming pool with continuous filtration and chlorination, Shigella are quite susceptible to low levels of chlorine disinfectants and can be inactivated at levels less than 1.