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trichloromethane

[ trahy-klawr-oh-meth-eyn, -klohr- ]
/ traɪˌklɔr oʊˈmɛθ eɪn, -ˌkloʊr- /
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Origin of trichloromethane

First recorded in 1910–15; tri- + chloro-2 + methane
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