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Chloroform

Chlo´ro`form
n.1.(Chem.) A colorless volatile liquid, CHCl3, having an ethereal odor and a sweetish taste, formed by treating alcohol with chlorine and an alkali. It is a powerful solvent of wax, resin, etc., and is extensively used to produce anæsthesia in surgical operations; also externally, to alleviate pain.
v. t.1.To treat with chloroform, or to place under its influence.
[imp. & p. p. Chloroformed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Chloroforming.]
Noun1.chloroform - a volatile liquid haloform (CHCl3); formerly used as an anesthetic; "chloroform was the first inhalation anesthetic"
Verb1.chloroform - anesthetize with chloroform; "Doctors used to put people under by chloroforming them"
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