Definition of bleach noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

bleach

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BrE BrE//bliːtʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//bliːtʃ//
 
 
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[uncountable, countable] a chemical that is used to make something become white or pale and as a disinfectant (= to prevent infection from spreading) I poured bleach down the loo. Word Origin Old English blǣcan (verb), blǣce (noun), from blǣc ‘pale’, of Germanic origin; related to bleak.
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