sodium thiosulphate

/soʊdiəm θaɪoʊˈsʌlfeɪt/ (say sohdeeuhm thuyoh'sulfayt)

noun
a water-soluble crystalline salt, Na2S2O3.5H2O, used as a bleach and a photographic fixing agent.
Also, sodium thiosulfate, sodium hyposulphite, hyposulphite, hypo.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Thiosulphate — Thi o*sul phate, n. (Chem.) A salt of thiosulphuric acid; formerly called {hyposulphite}. [1913 Webster] Note: The sodium salt called in photography by the name sodium hyposulphite, being used as a solvent for the excess of unchanged silver… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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