Meaning of VINYL CHLORIDE in English

VINYL CHLORIDE

noun

: a flammable gaseous compound CH 2 . CHCl with an ethereal odor prepared by catalytic addition of hydrogen chloride to acetylene or by pyrolysis of ethylene dichloride and used chiefly for making vinyl resins : chloro-ethylene — see polyvinyl chloride

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