chloralose

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noun chlo·ral·ose \ˈklȯr-ə-ˌlōs, -ˌlōz\

Definition of chloralose

  1. :  a bitter crystalline compound C8H11Cl3O6 used especially to anesthetize animals

First Known Use of chloralose

1893


Medical Dictionary

chloralose

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noun chlo·ral·ose \ˈklōr-ə-ˌlōs, ˈklȯr-, -ˌlōz\

Medical Definition of chloralose

  1. :  a bitter crystalline compound C8H11Cl3O6 used especially to anesthetize animals

chloralosed

\-ˌlōst, -ˌlōzd\play adjective

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