dichlorobenzene

noun di·chlo·ro·ben·zene \ (ˌ)dī-ˌklȯr-ə-ˈben-ˌzēn , -(ˌ)ben-ˈ \

Definition of dichlorobenzene

: any of three isomeric compounds C6H4Cl2; especially : paradichlorobenzene

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1873

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dichlorobenzene

noun di·chlo·ro·ben·zene \ (ˌ)dī-ˌklōr-ə-ˈben-ˌzēn, -ˌklȯr-, -(ˌ)ben-ˈ \

medical Definition of dichlorobenzene

: any of three isomeric benzene derivatives C6H4Cl2 (as paradichlorobenzene) that differ in the relative placements of the two chlorine atoms

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