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tribromoethanol

[ trahy-broh-moh-eth-uh-nawl, -nol ]
/ traɪˌbroʊ moʊˈɛθ əˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl /
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noun Pharmacology.
a white, crystalline powder, C2H3Br3O, used as a basal anesthetic.
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British Dictionary definitions for tribromoethanol

tribromoethanol
/ (traɪˌbrəʊməʊˈɛθəˌnɒl) /

noun
a soluble white crystalline compound with a slight aromatic odour, used as a general anaesthetic; 2,2,2-tribromoethanol. Formula: CBr 3 CH 2 OH
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