pentachlorophenol


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pen·ta·chlo·ro·phe·nol

 (pĕn′tə-klôr′ə-fē′nōl′, -nôl′, -nŏl′)
n.
A toxic white crystalline compound, C6Cl5OH, used in solution as a fungicide and wood preservative.
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pentachlorophenol

(ˌpɛntəˌklɔːrəˈfiːnɒl)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a white crystalline water-insoluble compound used as a fungicide, herbicide, and preservative for wood. Formula: C6Cl5OH
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pen•ta•chlo•ro•phe•nol

(ˌpɛn təˌklɔr əˈfi nɔl, -nɒl, -ˌkloʊr-)

n.
a white, crystalline, water-insoluble powder, C6Cl5OH, used chiefly in fungicides, disinfectants, and wood preservatives.
[1875–80]
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pentachlorophenol

n pentaclorofenol m
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Pesticides endosulfan, glyphosate, pentachlorophenol, permethrin, propoxur, and paraoxon and the metabolites AMPA (aminomethylphosphonic acid, from glyphosate) and endosulfan lactone (from endosulfan) as well as etoposide were purchased to Sigma-Aldrich, Mexico (Table 1).
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