succinchlorimide

noun
suc·​cin·​chlorimide | \ ¦səksə̇n+ \

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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History and Etymology for succinchlorimide

succin- + chlorimide

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“Succinchlorimide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/succinchlorimide. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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