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Definition of the noun acid anhydride

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  1. [organic chemistry] A class of organic compounds having two acyl groups bonded to the same oxygen atom. They react with water to give carboxylic acids.

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Google previewEssential Organic Chemistry Plus MasteringChemistry (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Commonly an acid anhydride is an organic compound that has two acyl groups bound to the same oxygen atom. For the inorganic equivalent, see Acidic oxide. Most commonly, the acyl groups are derived from the same carboxylic acid, the ...

Google previewOrganic Chemistry (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Commonly an acid anhydride is an organic compound that has two acyl groups bound to the same oxygen atom. Most commonly, the acyl groups are derived from the same carboxylic acid, the formula of the anhydride being (RC(O))2O.

Google previewPolymeric Materials Encyclopedia, Twelve Volume Set (1996)

by Joseph C. Salamone

groups effective for bonding base metal alloys are the acid anhydride, carboxylic, and phosphoric groups. Thiol derivatives are used to prime noble metal alloys.

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

arsenic acid anhydride. arsenic pentoxide. arsenic anhydride. arsenic pentoxide. arsenic chloride. arsenic trichloride. arsenic disulfide (arsenic sulfide; ...

Google previewDictionary of Biomedical Science (2002)

by Peter J. Gosling

acid anhydride (chemistry) Member of a GROUP of ORGANIC COMPOUNDS, GENERAL FORMULA RCOOCOR# (where R and R# are alkyl radicals), that can be regarded as a CARBOXYLIC ACID from which a ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science (2010)

by Elizabeth A. Martin

carboxylic acids acid anhydride Acid anhydride. Formation of a carboxylic acid anhydride. where R and R' are alkyl or aryl groups. For example, the compound ethanoic anhydride (CH3.CO.O.CO.CH3) is the acid anhydride of ethanoic ( acetic) ...

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