chloroacetophenone

noun
chlo·​ro·​ace·​to·​phe·​none | \ ˌklōr-ō-ˌas-ət-(ˌ)ō-fə-ˈnōn How to pronounce chloroacetophenone (audio) , ˌklȯr- How to pronounce chloroacetophenone (audio) , -ō-ə-ˌsēt-\
variants: or chloracetophenone \ ˌklōr-​ˌas-​, ˌklōr-​ə-​ˌsēt-​, ˌklȯr-​ How to pronounce chloracetophenone (audio) \

Medical Definition of chloroacetophenone

: a chlorine derivative of acetophenone especially : the alpha derivative C8H7ClO used especially in solution as a tear gas abbreviation CN

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