[klawr-oh-suhl-fon-ik, klohr-, klawr-, klohr-] /ˈklɔr oʊ sʌlˈfɒn ɪk, ˈkloʊr-, ˌklɔr-, ˌkloʊr-/
a colorless or yellowish, highly corrosive, pungent liquid, HClO 3 S, usually produced by treating sulfur trioxide with hydrogen chloride: used in organic synthesis to introduce the sulfonyl chloride group, =SO 2 Cl.
[klawr-uh-thal-uh-nil, klohr-] /ˌklɔr əˈθæl ə nɪl, ˌkloʊr-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a crystalline compound, C 8 Cl 4 N 2, used as a fungicide on vegetable crops, peanuts, and lawns, and as a preservative in adhesives and paints.
[klawr-uh-thahy-uh-zahyd, klohr-] /ˌklɔr əˈθaɪ əˌzaɪd, ˌkloʊr-/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a white, crystalline, slightly water-soluble powder, C 7 H 6 ClN 3 O 4 S 2 , used as a diuretic and in the treatment of hypertension. /ˌklɔːrəˈθaɪəˌzaɪd/ noun 1. a diuretic drug administered orally in the treatment of chronic heart and kidney disease and hypertension. […]
[klaw-roh-sis, kloh-] /klɔˈroʊ sɪs, kloʊ-/ noun 1. an abnormally yellow color of plant tissues, resulting from partial failure to develop chlorophyll, caused by a nutrient deficiency or the activities of a pathogen. 2. Also called greensickness. Pathology. a benign type of iron-deficiency anemia in adolescent girls, marked by a pale yellow-green complexion. /klɔːˈrəʊsɪs/ noun 1. […]
[klawr-oh-trahy-floo r-oh-eth-uh-leen, -flawr-; klohr-oh-trahy-floo r-, -flohr-] /ˌklɔr oʊ traɪˌflʊər oʊˈɛθ əˌlin, -ˌflɔr-; ˌkloʊr oʊ traɪˌflʊər-, -ˌfloʊr-/ noun 1. a colorless, flammable gas, C 2 H 2 ClF, that polymerizes to form oils, greases, and waxes.