Hexachloroethane meaning

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A colorless toxic crystalline compound, C2 Cl6 , that is used as a camphor substitute and in pyrotechnics, explosives, and veterinary medicine.
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A colorless, crystalline solid with a camphorlike odor, Cl3CCCl3, used in organic synthesis, in the manufacture of smoke-producing materials, explosives, etc., and in treating animals with liver flukes.
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A colorless toxic crystalline compound, C2 Cl6 , that is used as a camphor substitute and in pyrotechnics, explosives, and veterinary medicine.
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(organic chemistry) The fully chlorinated derivative of ethane CCl3-CCl3 that is used as an oxidizing agent, and in munitions.
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