Sulphuryl chloride
Sulphuryl Sul"phur*yl, n. [Sulphur + -yl.] (Chem.) The hypothetical radical {SO2}; -- called also {sulphon}. [1913 Webster]

{Sulphuryl chloride}, a chloride, pungent, fuming liquid, {SO2.Cl2}, obtained by the action of phosphorus pentachloride on sulphur trioxide. On treatment with water it decomposes into sulphuric and hydrochloric acids, and is hence called also {sulphuric chloranhydride}. [1913 Webster]


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  • sulphuryl chloride — /sʌlfjərəl ˈklɔraɪd/ (say sulfyuhruhl klawruyd) noun a colourless fluid, SO2Cl2, with a very pungent smell, used as a chlorinating agent, etc. Also, sulfuryl chloride …   Australian English dictionary

  • Sulphuryl — Sul phur*yl, n. [Sulphur + yl.] (Chem.) The hypothetical radical {SO2}; called also {sulphon}. [1913 Webster] {Sulphuryl chloride}, a chloride, pungent, fuming liquid, {SO2.Cl2}, obtained by the action of phosphorus pentachloride on sulphur… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • SO2 — Sulphuryl Sul phur*yl, n. [Sulphur + yl.] (Chem.) The hypothetical radical {SO2}; called also {sulphon}. [1913 Webster] {Sulphuryl chloride}, a chloride, pungent, fuming liquid, {SO2.Cl2}, obtained by the action of phosphorus pentachloride on… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • SO2Cl2 — Sulphuryl Sul phur*yl, n. [Sulphur + yl.] (Chem.) The hypothetical radical {SO2}; called also {sulphon}. [1913 Webster] {Sulphuryl chloride}, a chloride, pungent, fuming liquid, {SO2.Cl2}, obtained by the action of phosphorus pentachloride on… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sulphon — Sulphuryl Sul phur*yl, n. [Sulphur + yl.] (Chem.) The hypothetical radical {SO2}; called also {sulphon}. [1913 Webster] {Sulphuryl chloride}, a chloride, pungent, fuming liquid, {SO2.Cl2}, obtained by the action of phosphorus pentachloride on… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sulphuric chloranhydride — Sulphuryl Sul phur*yl, n. [Sulphur + yl.] (Chem.) The hypothetical radical {SO2}; called also {sulphon}. [1913 Webster] {Sulphuryl chloride}, a chloride, pungent, fuming liquid, {SO2.Cl2}, obtained by the action of phosphorus pentachloride on… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pyrocatechol — Chembox new Name = Pyrocatechol ImageFileL1 = Pyrocatechol.svg ImageSizeL1 = 120px ImageNameL1 = Pyrocatechol ImageFileR1 = Pyrocatechol 3d.png ImageSizeR1 = 150px IUPACName = Pyrocatechol OtherNames = catechol benzene 1,2 diol 2 hydroxyphenol α… …   Wikipedia

  • Rhenium trichloride — Chembox new ImageFile = ImageName = Rhenium Trichloride Crystal Structure IUPACName = Rhenium(III) chloride OtherNames = Rhenium trichloride Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 13569 63 6 Section2 = Chembox Properties Formula = ReCl3 MolarMass …   Wikipedia

  • Catechol — Not to be confused with Catechin, also sometimes called catechol. Catechol …   Wikipedia

  • Sulphamide — Sulph*am ide, n. (Chem.) Any one of a series of amido compounds obtained by treating sulphuryl chloride with various amines. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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