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benzotrifluoride

[ben-zoh-trahy-floo r-ahyd, -flawr-, -flohr-] /ˌbɛn zoʊ traɪˈflʊər aɪd, -ˈflɔr-, -ˈfloʊr-/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a colorless, flammable liquid, C 7 H 5 F 3 , used chiefly as an intermediate in the manufacture of dyes and pharmaceuticals, and as a solvent.
Also called toluene trifluoride.
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