hexachlorophene

noun hexa·chlo·ro·phene \ ˌhek-sə-ˈklȯr-ə-ˌfēn \

Definition of hexachlorophene

: a powdered phenolic bacteria-inhibiting agent C13H6Cl6O2

Origin and Etymology of hexachlorophene

hexa- + chlor- + phenol


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hexachlorophene

noun hexa·chlo·ro·phene \ -ˈklōr-ə-ˌfēn, -ˈklȯr- \

medical Definition of hexachlorophene

: a powdered phenolic bacteria-inhibiting agent C13Cl6H6O2

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