Definition of succinchlorimide
: a crystalline compound C2H4(CO)2NCl that has an odor like that of chlorine and is used as a disinfectant and chlorinating agent; N-chloro-succinimide —not used systematically
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Origin and Etymology of succinchlorimide
succin- + chlorimide
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