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chloroformnoun [U]

uk   /ˈklɒr.ə.fɔːm/  us   /ˈklɔːr.ə.fɔːrm/
a ​clearliquid with a ​sweetsmell that makes you ​unconscious if you ​breathe it in
(Definition of chloroform from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chloroform”
in Spanish cloroformo…
in Vietnamese clorofom…
in Malaysian klorofom…
in Thai คลอโรฟอร์ม…
in French chloroforme…
in German das Chloroform…
in Chinese (Simplified) 氯仿,三氯甲烷(有麻醉作用)…
in Indonesian kloroform…
in Chinese (Traditional) 氯仿,三氯甲烷(有麻醉作用)…
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