Definition of Anhydride. Meaning of Anhydride. Synonyms of Anhydride

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Definition of Anhydride

Anhydride
Anhydride An*hy"dride, n. [See Anhydrous.] (Chem.) An oxide of a nonmetallic body or an organic radical, capable of forming an acid by uniting with the elements of water; -- so called because it may be formed from an acid by the abstraction of water.

Meaning of Anhydride from wikipedia

- Acetic anhydride, or ethanoic anhydride, is the chemical compound with the formula (CH3CO)2O. Commonly abbreviated Ac2O, it is the simplest isolable anhydride...
- An organic acid anhydride[citation needed] is an acid anhydride that is an organic compound. An acid anhydride is a compound that has two acyl groups bonded...
- Maleic anhydride is an organic compound with the formula C2H2(CO)2O. It is the acid anhydride of maleic acid. It is a colorless or white solid with an...
- Benzoic anhydride is the organic compound with the formula (C6H5CO)2O. It is acid anhydride of benzoic acid and the simplest symmetrical aromatic acid...
- Phthalic anhydride is the organic compound with the formula C6H4(CO)2O. It is the anhydride of phthalic acid. Phthalic anhydride is a prin****l commercial...
- Succinic anhydride, is an organic compound with the molecular formula (CH2CO)2O. This colorless solid is the acid anhydride of succinic acid. In the laboratory...
- Sulfur dioxide Names IUPAC name Sulfur dioxide Other names Sulfurous anhydride Sulfur(IV) oxide Identifiers CAS Number 7446-09-5 Y 3D model (JSmol) Interactive...
- Trifluoroacetic anhydride (TFAA) is the acid anhydride of trifluoroacetic acid. It is the perfluorinated derivative of acetic anhydride. Trifluoroacetic anhydride was...
- acid anhydride is a type of chemical compound derived by the removal of water molecules from an acid. In organic chemistry, organic acid anhydrides contain...
- Butyric anhydride or butanoic anhydride is the chemical compound with the formula (CH3CH2CH2CO)2O. The molecule can be described as a condensation of...
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