tetrachloroethylene


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tet·ra·chlo·ro·eth·yl·ene

 (tĕt′rə-klôr′ō-ĕth′ə-lēn′) also tet·ra·chlor·eth·yl·ene (-klôr-ĕth′-)
n.
Perchloroethylene.
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Noun1.tetrachloroethylene - anthelmintic agent used against hookworm and other nematodes
anthelminthic, anthelmintic, helminthic, vermifuge - a medication capable of causing the evacuation of parasitic intestinal worms
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The challenge at hand dealt with four specific contaminants that FPL wants to flush underground--the pesticide heptachlor and industrial solvents ethylbenzene, toluene, and tetrachloroethylene.
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En juin 2010, le Haut conseil de la sante publique preconisait de faire cesser ou limiter l'exposition a ce produit en supprimant ou reduisant les transferts de tetrachloroethylene ou en en eradiquant la source.
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