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Medical Term:

trichlorofluoromethane

Pronunciation: tri-klor'o-flor-o-meth'an

Definition: A propellant used for aerosol sprays; has anesthetic and arrhythmogenic activity if inhaled in high concentration.

Synonym(s): trichloromonofluoromethane

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