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tribromoethanol

[trahy-broh-moh-eth-uh-nawl, -nol] /traɪˌbroʊ moʊˈɛθ əˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl/
noun, Pharmacology
1.
a white, crystalline powder, C 2 H 3 Br 3 O, used as a basal anesthetic.
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tribromoethanol

/traɪˌbrəʊməʊˈɛθəˌnɒl/
noun
1.
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 in Medicine

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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