succinchlorimide

noun suc·cin·chlorimide \¦səksə̇n+\

Definition of succinchlorimide

  1. :  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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