bromohydrin

noun
bro·​mo·​hy·​drin
plural -s

Definition of bromohydrin

: any of various organic compounds that are analogous to the chlorohydrins but that contain bromine in place of chlorine

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History and Etymology for bromohydrin

International Scientific Vocabulary brom- + -hydrin

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“Bromohydrin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bromohydrin. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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