from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A colorless, nonflammable organic solvent, Cl2C:CCl2, used in dry-cleaning solutions and as an industrial solvent.
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- n. An alternative name for tetrachloroethene, a non-combustible solvent commonly used in dry cleaning.
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