acid halide

noun

: a halide (as an acid chloride) derived from an acid

Word History

First Known Use

1874, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of acid halide was in 1874

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“Acid halide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acid%20halide. Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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