from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Perchloroethylene.
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- n. A chlorocarbon with the formula C2Cl4, often used in dry cleaning
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- n. anthelmintic agent used against hookworm and other nematodes
tetra- + chloro- + ethylene (Wiktionary)