epichlorohydrin


epi·chlo·ro·hy·drin

noun \ˌe-pi-ˌklr-ə-ˈhī-drən\

Definition of EPICHLOROHYDRIN

:  a volatile liquid toxic epoxide C3H5ClO having a chloroform odor and used especially in making epoxy resins and rubbers

First Known Use of EPICHLOROHYDRIN

circa 1891

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