chlorohydrin
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary chlor- + hydr- + 1-in Date: circa 1890 any of various organic compounds derived from diols or polyhydroxy alcohols by substitution of chlorine for part of the hydroxyl groups

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  • chlorohydrin — [klôr΄ō hī′drin΄] n. [ CHLORO + HYDR(O) + IN1] any organic compound in which a hydroxyl group of a polyhydric alcohol has been replaced by a chlorine atom; esp., a colorless liquid, ClCH2CHOHCH2OH, prepared by the reaction of hydrochloric acid… …   English World dictionary

  • chlorohydrin — chlorhidrinas statusas T sritis chemija formulė R₂CClCR₂OH atitikmenys: angl. chlorohydrin rus. хлоргидрин …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • chlorohydrin — /klawr euh huy drin, klohr /, n. any of a class of organic chemical compounds containing a chlorine atom and a hydroxyl group, usually on adjacent carbon atoms. [1885 90; CHLORO 2 + HYDR 2 + IN2] * * * …   Universalium

  • chlorohydrin — noun Any halohydrin in which the halogen is chlorine …   Wiktionary

  • chlorohydrin — chlo·ro·hy·drin …   English syllables

  • chlorohydrin — chlo•ro•hy•drin [[t]ˌklɔr əˈhaɪ drɪn, ˌkloʊr [/t]] n. chem. any of a class of organic chemical compounds containing a chlorine atom and a hydroxyl group, usu. on adjacent carbon atoms • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • chlorohydrin — /klɔroʊˈhaɪdrən/ (say klawroh huydruhn) noun any of a class of organic compounds containing a chlorine atom and a hydroxyl group, usually on adjacent carbon atoms …   Australian English dictionary

  • chlorohydrin — …   Useful english dictionary

  • ethylene chlorohydrin — etilenchlorhidrinas statusas T sritis chemija formulė ClCH₂CH₂OH atitikmenys: angl. ethylene chlorohydrin rus. этиленхлоргидрин ryšiai: sinonimas – 2 chloretanolis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • propylene chlorohydrin — propilenchlorhidrinas statusas T sritis chemija formulė CH₃CH(OH)CH₂Cl atitikmenys: angl. propylene chlorohydrin rus. пропиленхлоргидрин ryšiai: sinonimas – 1 chlor 2 propanolis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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