benzal chloride

noun

Definition of benzal chloride 

: a colorless highly refractive liquid compound C6H5CHCl2 made by chlorinating toluene and used especially in the synthesis of benzaldehyde; α,α-dichloro-toluene

called also benzylidene chloride

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