acetylene tetrachloride

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  • tetrachloroethane — ▪ chemical compound       either of two isomeric colourless, dense, water insoluble liquids belonging to the family of organic halogen compounds. One isomer, 1,1,2,2 tetrachloroethane, also called acetylene tetrachloride, is highly toxic. Almost… …   Universalium

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  • Trichloroethylene — chembox new ImageFileL1=Trichloroethene skeletal.png ImageSizeL1=120px ImageFileR1=Trichloroethylene 3D vdW.png ImageSizeR1=120px IUPACName=trichloroethene OtherNames = 1,1,2 Trichloroethene, 1,1 Dichloro 2 Chloroethylene, 1 Chloro 2,2… …   Wikipedia

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