trichloromethane


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trichloromethane

(traɪˌklɔːrəʊˈmiːθeɪn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for chloroform
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Noun1.trichloromethane - a volatile liquid haloform (CHCl3)trichloromethane - a volatile liquid haloform (CHCl3); formerly used as an anesthetic; "chloroform was the first inhalation anesthetic"
haloform - compounds with the formula CHX3, where X is a halogen atom
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Effect of Trichloromethane on the Bond Strengths between Acrylic Teeth and Different Heat-cured Denture Bases: A Comparative Study.
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Seven different liquids having different polarity were used as probes for surface free energy calculations: Water, Diiodomethane, Thiodiglycol, Ethylene glycol, 1-Oktanol, Trichloromethane, and Dimethylformamide (see Table 3).
7 Table 2 GC/MS Analysis of Refrigerant Dissolved in Oil Refrigerant Compound Name Qualitative Percent(%) R-23 Trifluoromethane 7 R-22 Chlorodifluoromethane 55 R-40 Chloromethane 20 R-20 Trichloromethane 13
Compounds with a wide range of concentrations (and volatilities) were detected, spanning 5 ppt for trichloromethane (chloroform) to about 1 ppb for styrene.