aryl halide

noun

Definition of aryl halide

:any of a class of organic compounds containing an aromatic ring from which a hydrogen atom is removed through the process of bonding to a halogen atom
  • The company says the plant has … bulk- and drum-handling facilities for tetrahydrofuran, ethers, alkyl, and aryl halides.
  • Chemical Week, 5 Aug. 1998

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First Known Use of aryl halide

1901


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