halothane definition

  • noun:
    • A colorless nonflammable liquid, C2HBrClF3, utilized as an inhalant anesthetic.
    • The halogenated hydrocarbon 2-bromo-2-chloro-1,1,1-trifluoroethane that is used as an inhalational general anaesthetic
    • a nonflammable breathing anesthetic that creates general anesthesia; used along side analgesics and muscle relaxants for all types of surgery

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