methyl chloroform


: a methylated derivative CH3CCl3 of chloroform used especially as an industrial solvent

Word History

First Known Use

1888, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of methyl chloroform was in 1888

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“Methyl chloroform.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jun. 2023.

Medical Definition

methyl chloroform

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