from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A colorless, deliquescent, corrosive, crystalline compound, CCl3COOH, used as a herbicide and topically as an astringent and antiseptic.
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- n. The chlorinated derivative of acetic acid CCl3-COOH used as a herbicide and topical antiseptic
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- n. a strong acid made by chlorinating acetic acid
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