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Grignard

[green-yahrd; French gree-nyar]
noun
  1. (Fran·çois Au·guste) Vic·tor [frahn-swa oh-gyst veek-tawr] /frɑ̃ˈswa oʊˈgüst vikˈtɔr/, 1871–1935, French organic chemist: Nobel Prize 1912.
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  • In preparing the Grignard reagent the commencement of the reaction is accelerated by a trace of iodine.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 3

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