hexachloride

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  • hexachloride — /hek seuh klawr uyd, klohr /, n. a chloride containing six atoms of chlorine. [1875 80; HEXA + CHLORIDE] * * * …   Universalium

  • hexachloride — noun Any chloride having six chlorine atoms …   Wiktionary

  • hexachloride — n. chloride containing six chlorine atoms (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hexachloride — hexa·chloride …   English syllables

  • hexachloride — |heksə+ noun Etymology: hexa + chloride : a chloride containing six atoms of chlorine in the molecule * * * /hek seuh klawr uyd, klohr /, n. a chloride containing six atoms of chlorine. [1875 80; HEXA + CHLORIDE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tungsten hexachloride — IUPAC name Tungsten hexachloride Tungsten(VI) chloride …   Wikipedia

  • Benzene hexachloride — Lindane Lindane Général Nom IUPAC γ 1,2,3,4,5,6 Hexachlorocyclohexane Synonymes …   Wikipédia en Français

  • benzene hexachloride — Chem. See BHC. [1880 85] * * * ▪ chemical compound       any of several stereoisomers of 1,2,3,4,5,6 hexachlorocyclohexane formed by the light induced addition of chlorine to benzene. One of these isomers is an insecticide called lindane, or… …   Universalium

  • gamma benzene hexachloride — One of the purified isomers of hexachlorobenzene which is used as a scabicide and pediculicide applied topically to the skin in various lotions, creams, and shampoos; GBH can be absorbed through the skin. Resembles DDT in its actions but is less… …   Medical dictionary

  • benzene hexachloride — benzene hexa·chlo·ride .hek sə klō(ə)r .īd, klȯ(ə)r n any of several stereoisomeric chlorine derivatives C6H6Cl6 of cyclohexane in which the chlorine atoms are all attached to different carbon atoms: BHC esp GAMMA BENZENE HEXACHLORIDE see… …   Medical dictionary

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