acetyl bromide

noun

: a liquid CH3COBr similar to acetyl chloride in properties and use

Word History

First Known Use

1873, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of acetyl bromide was in 1873

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“Acetyl bromide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acetyl%20bromide. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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