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tetrachloride

[te-truh-klawr-ahyd, -id, -klohr-] /ˌtɛ trəˈklɔr aɪd, -ɪd, -ˈkloʊr-/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a chloride containing four atoms of chlorine.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; tetra- + chloride
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British Dictionary definitions for tetra-chloride

tetrachloride

/ˌtɛtrəˈklɔːraɪd/
noun
1.
any compound that contains four chlorine atoms per molecule: carbon tetrachloride, CCl4
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tetra-chloride in Medicine

tetrachloride tet·ra·chlo·ride (tět'rə-klôr'īd')
n.
A chemical compound containing four chlorine atoms per molecule.

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