Dakin's solutionDa·kin's solution
a weak, mildly alkaline solution of sodium hypochlorite, used as an antiseptic in the treatment of wounds
Origin of Dakin's solutionafter H. D. Dakin (1880-1952), Eng chemist in America
A dilute aqueous solution of sodium hypochlorite used in cleansing wounds.
Origin of Dakin's solutionAfter Henry Drysdale Dakin (1880-1952), British biochemist