Definition of acetozone in English:

acetozone

noun

Chemistry
rare
  • A white crystalline solid with strong oxidizing properties, used as an antiseptic, disinfectant, and bleaching agent.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Lancet. From aceto- + ozone, apparently so called because moist acetozone was reported to smell like ozone.

Pronunciation:

acetozone

/əˈsiːtəzəʊn/