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- noun A colorless liquid, C4H5Cl, that polymerizes to neoprene.
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- noun organic chemistry The
chlorinatedderivative of butadiene2-chloro-1,3-butadiene that is used (via polymerization) in the manufacture of synthetic rubber.
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- noun derivative of butadiene used in making neoprene by polymerization
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[chloro– + (iso)prene.]
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chloro- + isoprene
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