dinitrobenzene
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1873 any of three isomeric toxic compounds C6H4(NO2)2

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  • dinitrobenzène — ● dinitrobenzène nom masculin Dérivé dinitré du benzène C6H4(NO2)2. (L isomère méta est employé dans l industrie des explosifs et dans celle des colorants.) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • dinitrobenzene — [dī nī΄trō ben′zēn΄] n. any of three isomeric compounds, C6H4 (NO2) 2, formed by the reaction of nitric acid and benzene or nitrobenzene: used in dyes, organic synthesis, etc …   English World dictionary

  • dinitrobenzene — /duy nuy treuh ben zeen, ben zeen /, n. Chem. any of three isomeric benzene derivatives having the formula C6H4NO2, made by nitration of benzene or nitrobenzene, the most important of which is the meta form: used chiefly in the manufacture of… …   Universalium

  • dinitrobenzene — noun Any of three isomeric aromatic nitro compounds CH(NO) formed by the nitration of benzene; they are used in the manufacture of dyes etc …   Wiktionary

  • dinitrobenzene — di·ni·tro·ben·zene .dī .nī trō ben .zēn, ben n any of three isomeric toxic derivatives C6H4(NO2)2 of benzene * * * di·ni·tro·ben·zene (di ni″tro benґzēn) a poisonous substance, C6H4(NO2)2, whose fumes may cause breathlessness and… …   Medical dictionary

  • dinitrobenzene — di·ni·tro·benzene …   English syllables

  • dinitrobenzene — di•ni•tro•ben•zene [[t]daɪˌnaɪ trəˈbɛn zin, bɛnˈzin[/t]] n. chem. any of three benzene derivatives with the formula C6H4NO2 • Etymology: 1870–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • dinitrobenzene — /daɪˌnaɪtroʊˈbɛnzin/ (say duy.nuytroh benzeen), / bɛnˈzin/ (say ben zeen) noun one of three isomeric compounds, C6H4(NO2)2, the most important of which is made by nitration of benzene or nitrobenzene and used in the manufacture of azo dyes. {di 1 …   Australian English dictionary

  • dinitrobenzene — (ˌ)dī|nī.trō+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary dinitro + benzene : any of three isomeric toxic crystalline compounds C6H4(NO2)2 formed by nitration of benzene or nitrobenzene; especially : the yellow meta isomer used chiefly as …   Useful english dictionary

  • 1,3-dinitrobenzène — Général Nom IUPAC 1,3 dinitrobenzène Synonymes m dinit …   Wikipédia en Français

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