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  • n. The haloform CHF3 that is the fluorine analogue of chloroform

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A colorless gas, CHF3, which liquefies at 20° C., under the pressure of 40 atmospheres. It is an analogue of chloroform and iodoform and is formed from these substances by the action of silver fluoride. Also called trifluor methane.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. colorless gas haloform CHF3 (similar to chloroform)


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