noun. a heavy colorless highly toxic liquid used as a solvent to clean electronic components and for dry cleaning and as a fumigant; causes cancer and liver and lung damage.
Example sentences of the word trichloroethane
1. Noun, singular or mass
If the acetone has no effect on the resin once it has set, you will need to use another solvent to weaken the resin bond, such as trichloroethane.