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dibenzofuran

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noun di·ben·zo·fu·ran \ˌdī-ˌben-zō-ˈfyu̇-ˌran, -fyə-ˈran\

Definition of dibenzofuran

  1. :  a highly toxic chemical compound C12H8O that is used in chemical synthesis and as an insecticide and is a hazardous pollutant when chlorinated



1940

First Known Use of dibenzofuran

1940


Medical Dictionary

dibenzofuran

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noun di·ben·zo·fu·ran \ˌdī-ˌben-zō-ˈfyu̇-ˌran, -fyə-ˈran\

Medical Definition of dibenzofuran

  1. :  a highly toxic chemical compound C12H8O that is used in chemical synthesis and as an insecticide and is a hazardous pollutant in its chlorinated form




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