tribromoethanol

tribromoethanol

[trahy-broh-moh-eth-uh-nawl, -nol]
noun Pharmacology.
a white, crystalline powder, C 2 H 3 Br 3 O, used as a basal anesthetic.

Origin:
tri- + bromo- + ethanol

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tribromoethanol (traɪˌbrəʊməʊˈɛθəˌnɒl)
 
n
a soluble white crystalline compound with a slight aromatic odour, used as a general anaesthetic; 2,2,2-tribromoethanol. Formula: CBr3CH2OH

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tribromoethanol tri·bro·mo·eth·a·nol (trī-brō'mō-ěth'ə-nôl', -nōl')
n.
A crystalline compound having a slight aromatic odor and taste and used as a basal anesthetic.

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