|a white, crystalline, water-insoluble solid, C14H9Cl5, usually derived from chloral by reaction with chlorobenzene in the presence of fuming sulfuric acid: used as an insecticide and as a scabicide and pediculicide: agricultural use prohibited in the U.S.|
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cardiovascular car·di·o·vas·cu·lar (kär'dē-ō-vās'kyə-lər)
Abbr. CV Of, relating to, or involving the heart and the blood vessels.
|cardiovascular (kär'dē-ō-vās'kyə-lər) Pronunciation Key
Relating to or involving the heart and blood vessels.