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chloroform

klaw ruh fawrm

  • n  a volatile liquid haloform (CHCl3); formerly used as an anesthetic
    chloroform was the first inhalation anesthetic
  • v  anesthetize with chloroform
    Doctors used to put people under by chloroforming them

  • His mother, apparently a suicide, was found one morning with chloroform-soaked cotton over her face.
  • Southbend's wells have been polluted by such chemicals as chloroform and xylene, while a black, oozing tar has bubbled upward into driveways and garages.
  • But the doctors feared a 74-year-old heart might not take kindly to chloroform or ether.
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  • Jaycee Dugard Memoir Dubbed 'Child Porn,' Claims Sex Offender
    Peter Braunstein, a former newspaper editor serving an 18-year sentence for impersonating a firefighter and assaulting a co-worker whom he'd drugged with chloroform, claimed Jaycee Dugard's "A Stolen Life" has been labeled "child pornography" by the New York State Department of Corrections.        
    June 27, 2013 - ABC News
  • Dugard Memoir Dubbed 'Child Porn,' Claims Sex Offender
    Peter Braunstein, a former newspaper editor serving an 18-year sentence for impersonating a firefighter and assaulting a co-worker whom he'd drugged with chloroform, claimed Jaycee Dugard's "A Stolen Life" has been labeled "child pornography" by the New York State Department of Corrections.        
    June 26, 2013 - ABC News

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