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monochloroacetic acid

[mon-uh-klawr-oh-uh-see-tik, -uh-set-ik, -klohr-, mon-] /ˈmɒn əˌklɔr oʊ əˈsi tɪk, -əˈsɛt ɪk, -ˌkloʊr-, ˌmɒn-/
noun, Chemistry
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; mono- + chloroacetic acid
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