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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A nonflammable liquid, C3H2ClF5O, used as an inhalant anesthetic.

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  • n. 2-chloro-1,1,2,-trifluoroethyl-difluoromethyl ether, a halogenated ether and structural isomer of isoflurane commonly used for inhalational anesthesia during the 1970s and 1980s.

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  • n. a nonflammable liquid (trade name Ethrane) used as an inhalation general anesthetic

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

en-1 + flu(o)r(o)- + (eth)ane.

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