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PCB(pl.)PCB's, PCBs.

  1. any of a family of highly toxic, possibly carcinogenic compounds consisting of two benzene rings in which chlorine replaces hydrogen, formerly used in industry: banned in the U.S. because of concern over contamination of water supplies.

    Category: Chemistry

Origin of PCB:

p(oly)c(hlorinated)b(iphenyl)


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