sym-tetrachlorodifluoroethane

sym-tetrachlorodifluoroethane

[¦sim ¦te·trə¦klȯr·ə·dī¦flu̇r·ō′eth‚ān]
(organic chemistry)
CCl2FCCl2F A white, toxic liquid with a camphor aroma, soluble in alcohol, insoluble in water, boils at 93°C; used for metal degreasing.
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