organochlorine

adjective or·gan·o·chlo·rine \ ˌȯr-gə-nō-ˈklȯr-ˌēn , ȯr-ˌga-nə- , -ən \

Definition of organochlorine

: of, relating to, or being a chlorinated hydrocarbon and especially one used as a pesticide (such as aldrin, DDT, or dieldrin)

organochlorine

noun

First Known Use of organochlorine

1961

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organochlorine

adjective or·gan·o·chlo·rine \ ȯr-ˌgan-ə-ˈklō(ə)r-ˌēn, -ˈklȯ(ə)r-, -ən \

medical Definition of organochlorine

: of, relating to, or being a chlorinated hydrocarbon and especially one used as a pesticide (as aldrin, DDT, or dieldrin)

organochlorine

noun

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