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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

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Accession:CHEBI:27789 term browser browse the term
Definition:A member of the class of chloroethanes substituted by two chloro groups at positions 1 and 2.
Synonyms:related_synonym: 1,2-DCE;   1,2-Dichloraethan;   Aethylenchlorid;   Aethylendichlorid;   DCE;   Dutch liquid;   EDC;   Ethylene dichloride;   Formula=C2H4Cl2;   Glycol dichloride;   InChI=1S/C2H4Cl2/c3-1-2-4/h1-2H2;   InChIKey=WSLDOOZREJYCGB-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   SMILES=ClCCCl;   alpha,beta-dichloroethane;   ethane dichloride;   ethylene chloride
 alt_id: CHEBI:18881;   CHEBI:49557;   CHEBI:497
 xref: Beilstein:605264;   CAS:107-06-2;   DrugBank:DB03733;   Gmelin:49272;   HMDB:HMDB0029571;   KEGG:C06752
 xref_mesh: MESH:C024565
 xref: MetaCyc:12-DICHLOROETHANE;   PDBeChem:DCE;   PMID:24228488;   PMID:24329990;   PMID:24441515;   PPDB:2774;   Reaxys:605264;   UM-BBD_compID:c0001;   Wikipedia:1\,2-Dichloroethane

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    role 19711
      application 19401
        solvent 16538
          non-polar solvent 8495
            1,2-dichloroethane 3369
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  CHEBI ontology 19761
    subatomic particle 19759
      composite particle 19759
        hadron 19759
          baryon 19759
            nucleon 19759
              atomic nucleus 19759
                atom 19759
                  main group element atom 19653
                    main group molecular entity 19653
                      s-block molecular entity 19418
                        hydrogen molecular entity 19411
                          hydrides 18751
                            organic hydride 18352
                              organic fundamental parent 18352
                                hydrocarbon 18071
                                  halohydrocarbon 14043
                                    haloalkane 11689
                                      chloroalkane 9143
                                        chloroethanes 3415
                                          1,2-dichloroethane 3369
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