benzaldoxime

noun
ben·​zald·​ox·​ime | \ˌben-zal-ˈdäk-ˌsēm, -səm\
plural -s

Definition of benzaldoxime 

: a crystalline oxime C6H5CH=NOH derived from benzaldehyde and known in two stereoisomeric forms usually distinguished as syn-benzaldoxime and anti-benzaldoxime — compare structural formula

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History and Etymology for benzaldoxime

International Scientific Vocabulary benzaldehyde + oxime

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