ortho-dichlorobenzene

[ awr-thuh-dahy-klawr-uh-ben-zeen, -ben-zeen, -klohr- ]
/ ˌɔr θə daɪˌklɔr əˈbɛn zin, -bɛnˈzin, -ˌkloʊr- /

noun Chemistry.

a colorless liquid with a pleasant odor, C6H4Cl2, used as a solvent for a wide range of organic materials.

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