bromoform

[broh-muh-fawrm]

Origin of bromoform

First recorded in 1870–75; bromo- + (chloro)form
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British Dictionary definitions for bromoform

bromoform

noun
  1. a heavy colourless liquid substance with a sweetish taste and an odour resembling that of chloroform. Formula: CHBr 3Systematic name: tribromomethane
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