dichlone

noun
di·​chlone | \ ˈdīˌklōn \
plural -s

Definition of dichlone

: a yellow crystalline compound C10H4Cl2O2 used as a fungicide and algicide; 2,3-dichloro-1,4-naphthoquinone

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History and Etymology for dichlone

dichloro- naphthoquinone

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“Dichlone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dichlone. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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