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monochloride

[mon-uh-klawr-ahyd, -klohr-] /ˌmɒn əˈklɔr aɪd, -ˈkloʊr-/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a chloride containing one atom of chlorine with one atom of another element or a group.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; mono- + chloride
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  • Vinyl chloride is also known as chloroethene, chloroethylene, and ethylene monochloride.
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monochloride

/ˌmɒnəˈklɔːraɪd/
noun
1.
a chloride containing one atom of chlorine per molecule
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