Definition of dioxane
: a flammable toxic liquid diether C4H8O2 used especially as a solvent
Variants of dioxane
Origin of dioxane
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1912
Medical Definition of dioxane
: a flammable toxic liquid C4H8O2 used especially as a solvent and as a clearing agent for histological preparations
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