Origin of benzaldehyde
Examples from the Web for benzaldehyde
Historical Examples of benzaldehyde
The latter in turn breaks down at into benzaldehyde and HCN.The Chemistry of Plant Life
Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher
Chlorine and nitric acid oxidize it to benzil; chromic acid mixture and potassium permanganate, to benzoic acid and benzaldehyde.
On account of the readiness with which it condenses with various compounds, benzaldehyde is an important synthetic reagent.
Emulsine has the property of being able to hydrolyse the glucoside amygdalin to glucose, benzaldehyde, and hydrocyanic acid.The New Gresham Encyclopedia
It crystallizes from water in large rhombic crystals, which melt at 118 C. Oxidizing agents convert it into benzaldehyde.