trichloromethane

[trahy-klawr-oh-meth-eyn, -klohr-]

noun Chemistry.


Origin of trichloromethane

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

trichloromethane

[trī-klôr′ō-mĕthān′]

n.

Chloroform.
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