thiocarbanilide

noun
thio·​carbanilide | \ "+ \

Definition of thiocarbanilide

: a crystalline compound CS(NHC6H5)2 made by reaction of aniline and carbon disulfide and used chiefly as an accelerator for the vulcanization of rubber and as an intermediate in organic synthesis

called also diphenylthiourea

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History and Etymology for thiocarbanilide

International Scientific Vocabulary thi- + carbanilide

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“Thiocarbanilide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thiocarbanilide. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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