chloral hydrate

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chloral hydrate

noun

Definition of CHLORAL HYDRATE

:  a bitter white crystalline drug C2H3Cl3O2 used as a hypnotic and sedative or in knockout drops

First Known Use of CHLORAL HYDRATE

1874

chloral hydrate

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CHLORAL HYDRATE

: a bitter white crystalline drug C2H3Cl3O2 used as a hypnotic and sedative or in knockout drops

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