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chloroacetophenone

[klawr-oh-uh-see-toh-fuh-nohn, -as-i-toh-, klohr-] /ˌklɔr oʊ əˌsi toʊ fəˈnoʊn, -ˌæs ɪ toʊ-, ˌkloʊr-/
noun
1.
a white, crystalline, water-insoluble, poisonous solid, C 8 H 7 ClO, used in solution as a tear gas.
Abbreviation: CN.
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