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Synonyms of chloroform

Noun


1. chloroform, trichloromethane, haloform, inhalation anesthetic, inhalation anaesthetic, inhalation general anesthetic, inhalation general anaesthetic

usage: a volatile liquid haloform (CHCl3); formerly used as an anesthetic; "chloroform was the first inhalation anesthetic"

Verb


1. chloroform, anesthetize, anaesthetize, anesthetise, anaesthetise, put under, put out

usage: anesthetize with chloroform; "Doctors used to put people under by chloroforming them"

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