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hexachloride

[hek-suh-klawr-ahyd, -klohr-] /ˌhɛk səˈklɔr aɪd, -ˈkloʊr-/
noun
1.
a chloride containing six atoms of chlorine.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; hexa- + chloride
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  • The chronic toxicities of technical benzene hexachloride and its alpha, beta, and gamma isomers.

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