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hexachlorocyclohexane

noun hexa·chlo·ro·cy·clo·hex·ane \ ˌhek-sə-ˌklōr-ō-ˌsī-klō-ˈhek-ˌsān, -ˌklȯr- \

medical Definition of hexachlorocyclohexane

: a derivative of cyclohexane containing six atoms of chlorine; especially : benzene hexachloride

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