: a fuming flammable mobile liquid SiHCl3 made usually by heating silicon in hydrogen chloride and used in making organosilicon compounds

called also silicochloroform

Word History


trichlor- + silane

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“Trichlorosilane.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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