Meaning of PARAFORMALDEHYDE in English

PARAFORMALDEHYDE

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌpa-rə-fȯr-ˈmal-də-ˌhīd, -fər- ]

noun

Date: 1894

: a white powder (CH 2 O) x that consists of a polymer of formaldehyde and is used especially as a disinfectant

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