: a colorless pungent flammable gaseous or volatile liquid C2H5Cl used especially as a topical anesthetic
Examples of ethyl chloride in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebChloroethane, also known as ethyl chloride, is used as a solvent, refrigerant and local anesthetic, the IFS said in a statement.
Mike Morris, Houston Chronicle, 30 Mar. 2018
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