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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A colorless, mobile, oily aldehyde, CCl3CHO

Usage examples (30)
  • Sedatives such as chloral hydrate may be used to quiet the animal.
  • In his doctor’s bag Kingston had some chloral, which is a reputable narcotic when used in moderation.
  • One more of those unfortunate cases of an overdose of chloral.
  • Illustrate how death often results from chloroform and chloral. for more
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