dichloroethane

noun
di·chlo·ro·eth·ane | \ (ˌ)dī-ˌklȯ-rō-ˈe-ˌthān \

Definition of dichloroethane 

: a colorless toxic liquid compound C2H4Cl2 that is used chiefly as a solvent

First Known Use of dichloroethane

1936, in the meaning defined above

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