benzal

[ ben-zal ]
/ ˈbɛn zæl /
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adjective

containing the benzal group.

noun

Origin of benzal

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Examples from the Web for benzal

  • The first of these is benzyl chloride, the second benzal chloride, and the third benzotrichloride or phenyl chloroform.

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