CARBON TETRACHLORIDE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 A solvent that is volatile and is inhaled to produce a euphoric state similar to a major sedative. See inhalent- inhalent abuse- inhalent dependence- inhalent toxication. CARBON TETRACHLORIDE: "Carbon tetrachloride is used by inhalaing the vapours to provide an altered state." Related Psychology Terms BENZENE CARBON TETRACHLORIDE BENZENE TOLUENE SEDATIVE, HYPNOTIC, OR ANXIOLYTIC ABUSE XYLENE BUPRENORPHINE BARBITURATES SEDATIVE, HYPNOTIC, OR ANXIOLYTIC DEPENDENCE OSMOSIS Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CARBON TETRACHLORIDE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/carbon-tetrachloride-2/ (accessed March 28, 2020).