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dichlorobenzene

noun di·chlo·ro·ben·zene \(ˌ)dī-ˌklr-ə-ˈben-ˌzēn, -(ˌ)ben-ˈ\

Definition of DICHLOROBENZENE

:  any of three isomeric compounds C6H4Cl2; especially :  paradichlorobenzene

First Known Use of DICHLOROBENZENE

1873

dichlorobenzene

noun di·chlo·ro·ben·zene \(ˌ)dī-ˌklōr-ə-ˈben-ˌzēn, -ˌklr-, -(ˌ)ben-ˈ\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DICHLOROBENZENE

:  any of three isomeric benzene derivatives C6H4Cl2 (as paradichlorobenzene) that differ in the relative placements of the two chlorine atoms

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