chlorobenzene chlorobenzene

Definition(s):

  • (n) a colorless volatile flammable liquid with an almond odor that is made from chlorine and benzene; used as a solvent and in the production of phenol and DDT and other organic compounds

Usage(s):

  • However, six chemists from the University of Alabama reported making a new kind of synthetic rubber by combining molten sulphur with vapors of chlorobenzene.
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