Chlorine family

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Chlorine family the elements fluorine, chlorine, bromine, and iodine, called the halogens, and classed together from their common peculiarities.
    • ***

Usage

In literature:

Give the derivation of the names of the elements of the chlorine family.
"An Elementary Study of Chemistry" by William McPherson
***