alkyl aryl sulfonate

noun

Definition of alkyl aryl sulfonate

: a salt of an alkyl-substituted aromatic sulfonic acid used chiefly commercially — see anionic detergent sense a

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First Known Use of alkyl aryl sulfonate

1949, in the meaning defined above

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“Alkyl aryl sulfonate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alkyl%20aryl%20sulfonate. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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