thiocarbanilide

noun thio·carbanilide \"+\

Definition of thiocarbanilide

  1. :  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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Origin and Etymology of thiocarbanilide

International Scientific Vocabulary thi- + carbanilide


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