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chloral

noun chlo·ral \ˈklr-əl\

Definition of CHLORAL

1
:  a pungent colorless oily aldehyde CCl3CHO used in making DDT and chloral hydrate

Origin of CHLORAL

French, from chlor- + alcool alcohol
First Known Use: 1838

Rhymes with CHLORAL

chloral

noun chlo·ral \ˈklōr-əl, ˈklr-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CHLORAL

1
:  a pungent colorless oily aldehyde C2HCl3O used in making DDT and chloral hydrate

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