[ en-floo-reyn ]
/ ˈɛn flʊˌreɪn /
a volatile liquid, C3H2ClF5O, used as a general anesthetic in surgery.
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Origin of enflurane
en- unclearly derived + (tri)flu(o)r(oeth)ane
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