bromobenzene

noun
bro·​mo·​benzene

Definition of bromobenzene

: a colorless oily liquid compound C6H5Br obtained usually by bromination of benzene and used chiefly as a solvent and in organic synthesis

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History and Etymology for bromobenzene

International Scientific Vocabulary brom- + benzene

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“Bromobenzene.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bromobenzene. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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