bromobenzyl cyanide

noun
bro·​mo·​ben·​zyl cyanide | \ ˌbrō-mō-ˌben-ˌzēl-, -zəl- How to pronounce bromobenzyl cyanide (audio) \
variants: also brombenzyl cyanide \ ˌbrōm-​ˌben-​ How to pronounce bromobenzyl cyanide (audio) \

Medical Definition of bromobenzyl cyanide

: a light-yellow oily lacrimatory compound C8H6BrN having an odor of sour fruit

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“Bromobenzyl cyanide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/bromobenzyl%20cyanide. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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