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ethylene dibromide

n :  a colorless toxic liquid compound C2H4Br2 that has been shown by experiments with laboratory animals to be strongly carcinogenic and that was used formerly in the U.S. as an agricultural pesticide - abbr. EDB - called also ethylene bromide  .

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