trichloroethane

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n trichloroethane a heavy colorless highly toxic liquid used as a solvent to clean electronic components and for dry cleaning and as a fumigant; causes cancer and liver and lung damage
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Usage


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DDT ( bis -1,1,1-trichloroethane) is a persistent insecticide that was used worldwide from the mid 1940s until its ban in the USA and other countries in the 1970s.
DDT (bis-1,1,1-trichloroethane) is a persistent insecticide that was used worldwide from the mid 1940s until its ban in the USA and other countries in the 1970s.
DDT (bis-1,1,1- trichloroethane ) is a persistent insecticide that was used worldwide from the mid 1940s until its ban in the USA and other countries in the 1970s.
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