ethchlorvynol

[eth-klawr-vahyn-l, -klohr-]
noun Pharmacology.
  1. a colorless to yellow, pungent, aromatic liquid, C7H9ClO, used as a hypnotic and sedative, especially in the short-term management of insomnia.

Origin of ethchlorvynol

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