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trichloride

[trahy-klawr-ahyd, -id, -klohr-] /traɪˈklɔr aɪd, -ɪd, -ˈkloʊr-/
noun, Chemistry.
1.
a chloride having three atoms of chlorine, as ferric chloride, FeCl 3 .
Origin of trichloride
1860-1865
First recorded in 1860-65; tri- + chloride
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trichloride

/traɪˈklɔːraɪd/
noun
1.
any compound that contains three chlorine atoms per molecule
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trichloride in Medicine

trichloride tri·chlo·ride (trī-klôr'īd') or tri·chlo·rid (-klôr'ĭd)
n.
A compound containing three chlorine atoms per molecule.

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