Chloro- Chlo"ro- (Chem.) A prefix denoting that chlorine is an ingredient in the substance named. [1913 Webster]

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  • chloro- — 1 var. of chlor 1 before a consonant: chlorophyll. chloro 2 var. of chlor 2 before a consonant: chloroform. * * * …   Universalium

  • chloro- — statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Ligandas. formulė Cl⁻ atitikmenys: angl. chloro rus. хлоро …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Chloro... — Chloro... (gr., Bot.), grün …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • chloro... — chloro...   [griechisch chlōrós »gelblich grün«], vor Vokalen meist: chlor..., Wortbildungselement mit der Bedeutung »eine grüne Farbe besitzend«, »grün«, z. B. Chlorophyll …   Universal-Lexikon

  • chloro- — before vowels chlor , comb. form used in chemistry, usually indicating the presence of chlorine in a compound, from Latinized form of Gk. khloros (see CHLOE (Cf. Chloe)); also Cf. CHLORINE (Cf. chlorine) …   Etymology dictionary

  • chloro- — [klôr′ō, klôr′ə] [< Gr chlōros, pale green: see CHLORINE] combining form 1. green [chlorophyll, chlorosis] 2. having chlorine in the molecule [chloroform] …   English World dictionary

  • chloro- — chlor(o) ♦ Élément, du gr. khlôros « vert », indiquant la présence de chlore ou la couleur verte. chloro V. chlor(o) . chlor(o) élément, du gr. khlôros, vert . ⇒CHLOR(O) , ( …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • chloro- — I aff. a combining form meaning “green”: chlorophyll[/ex] • Etymology: comb. form of Gk chlōrós light green, greenish yellow II chloro chem. aff. a combining form in the names of chemical compounds with chlorine present: chlorocarbon[/ex] Also,… …   From formal English to slang

  • chloro- — see chlor …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • chloro- — See chlor . * * * see chlor …   Medical dictionary

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