bromoform

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bromoform

(ˈbrəʊməˌfɔːm)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a heavy colourless liquid substance with a sweetish taste and an odour resembling that of chloroform. Formula: CHBr3. Systematic name: tribromomethane
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Noun1.bromoform - colorless liquid haloform CHBr3
haloform - compounds with the formula CHX3, where X is a halogen atom
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Bromoform
bromoforme
bromoform
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A high priority for the ATTREX mission was to define the input of reactive bromine to the stratosphere from both short-lived species [such as bromoform (CHBr3)], as well as the longer-lived compounds (such as halons and methyl bromide).
Chloroform (CHC13), Bromodichloromethane (CHC1213r), dibromochioromethane (CHC1Br2), and bromoform (CHBr3) are the four compounds belonging to the group of THMs.
THM Recovery (%) (r) (RSD) Calibration Curve CH[Cl.sub.3] 78.9 (11.6) 0.99949 [??] =1052.54x + 15.71 CH[Cl.sub.2]Br 87.5 (5.8) 0.99820 [??] =2745.67x + 65.41 CHCl[Br.sub.2] 88.1 (8.7) 0.99423 [??] =1728.85x + 61.21 CHBr3 93.2 (3.5) 0.99720 [??] =954.81x + 38.15 RSD (%) LOD ([micro]g LOQ ([micro]g THM (n=3) [L.sup.-1]) [L.sup.-1]) CH[Cl.sub.3] 2.5 0.018 0.052 CH[Cl.sub.2]Br 1.9 0.26 0.39 CHCl[Br.sub.2] 2.8 0.035 0.052 CH[Br.sub.3] 3.4 0.86 1.3