chlorcosane

noun chlor·co·sane \ˈklōrkōˌsān\

Definition of chlorcosane

plural

-s

  1. :  a yellow oily liquid consisting of chlorinated paraffins and used chiefly as a solvent for dichloramine-T

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Origin and Etymology of chlorcosane

chlor- + -cosane (as in tetracosane)


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