Meaning of CHLOROBENZENE in English

| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ noun

also chlor·benzene (ˈ)klōr, -ȯr+

( -s )

Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary chlor- + benzene

: a colorless flammable volatile toxic liquid C 6 H 5 Cl with an almondlike odor made usually by direct chlorination of benzene and used in organic synthesis and as a solvent — called also monochlorobenzene ; compare dichlorobenzene

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