tetrachloromethane


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tetrachloromethane

(ˈtɛtrəklɔːrəʊˌmiːθeɪn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) the systematic name for carbon tetrachloride
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Noun1.tetrachloromethane - a colorless nonflammable liquid used as a solvent for fats and oils; because of its toxicity its use as a cleaning fluid or fire extinguisher has declined
dissolvent, dissolver, dissolving agent, resolvent, solvent - a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances; "the solvent does not change its state in forming a solution"
tetrachloride - any compound that contains four chlorine atoms per molecule
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The fractured surfaces of samples were etched with tetrachloromethane for 24 h to observe phase morphology in more detail.
In the future, we will examine whether nobiletin could also affect chemical-induced carcinogenesis in vivo, and design an animal model for the inhibition of hepatoma induced by HGF or tetrachloromethane.