chloroform

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See also: Chloroform

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French chloroforme.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈklɔːɹə(ʊ)ˌfɔː(ɹ)m/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

chloroform (uncountable)

  1. (organic chemistry) A halogenated hydrocarbon, trichloromethane, CHCl3; it is a volatile, sweet-smelling liquid, used extensively as a solvent and formerly as an anesthetic.

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chloroform (third-person singular simple present chloroforms, present participle chloroforming, simple past and past participle chloroformed)

  1. To treat with chloroform, or to render unconscious with chloroform.

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈxloroform]
  • Hyphenation: chlo‧ro‧form

Noun[edit]

chloroform m inan

  1. chloroform

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Further reading[edit]

  • chloroform in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • chloroform in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /xlɔˈrɔ.fɔrm/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔfɔrm
  • Syllabification: chlo‧ro‧form

Noun[edit]

chloroform m inan

  1. chloroform CHCl3

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Further reading[edit]

  • chloroform in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • chloroform in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Slovak[edit]

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chloroform m (genitive singular chloroformu, nominative plural chloroformy, genitive plural chloroformov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. (organic chemistry) chloroform
    Synonym: trichlórmetán

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References[edit]

  • chloroform in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk