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chlorpicrin

[klawr-pik-rin, klohr-] /klɔrˈpɪk rɪn, kloʊr-/
noun, Chemistry
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chloropicrin

/ˌklɔːrəʊˈpɪkrɪn/
noun
1.
a colourless insoluble toxic lachrymatory liquid used as a pesticide and a tear gas; nitrotrichloromethane. Formula: CCl3NO2
Word Origin
C20: from chloro- + picro- + -in
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