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Definition of the noun peracid

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noun - plural: peracids

  1. [chemistry] Any acid that contains a peroxy group - e.g. peracetic acid
  2. [inorganic chemistry] The oxyacid of a particular element that has the largest number of oxygen atoms - e.g. perchloric acid

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Google previewAdvances in Catalysis (1996)

The same order was observed for the oxidation of isobutyraldehyde, suggesting that the oxidation of aldehyde to give peracid is an important step in the reaction. It has been reported that substitution of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design (1993)

Volume 45 - Project Progress Management to Pumps by John J. McKetta Jr

Separation of the volatile PO from the product acid with minimum loss is a problem with all peracid routes. Liquid-Phase Cooxidations Liquid-phase cooxidations to propylene oxide and a coproduct fall into three categories: 1. An aldehyde ...

Google previewFirst Outlines of a Dictionary of Solubilities of Chemical Substances (1864)

by Frank Humphreys Storer

peracid. Insoluble in water. K 8, 12 As 85 SulphArseniate of Potassium & of Sodium.

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

peracid [per-as′id] anacid containingmore thanthe usual quantity ofoxygen. peracute [per′′ -kūt′ ]veryacute; ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Named Effects and Laws in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics (2012)

by D. W. Ballentyne

Baeyer–Villiger Rearrangement The aromatic cycloalkyl and aliphatic ketones with the carbonyl group attached to at least one secondary carbon atom can be oxidized using peracid to produce the ester. Cyclic ketones on the other hand give ...

Google previewBlackie’s Dictionary of Chemistry

by Blackie

Baeyer-villiger oxidation Oxidation of aldehydes and ketones in the presence of peracid or hydrogen peroxide, to esters. Bakelite It thermosetting plastic. It is a phenol formaldehyde resin, prepared by action of phenol and formaldehyde in ...

Google previewPocket dictionary of biochemistry (2000)

by Peter Reuter

Peroxisäure / peracid. Peroxisom nt peroxisome. microbody. Peroxy- prüf, peroxi-. peroxy-. Peroxyacetat m peracetate. Peroxyessigsäure/s.u. Peroxiessig- süure. Peroxy säure / peracid.

Google previewThe Condensed Chemical Dictionary (1919)

A Reference Volume for All Requiring Quick Access to a Large Amount of Essential Data Regarding Chemicals, and Other Substances Used in Manufacturing and Laboratory Work by Francis Mills Turner, Daniel Deronda Berolzheimer, William Parker Cutter, John Helfrich

perAcid Salicylous Acid Salicylous (Salicylic aldehyde, Ortho-ox benzaldehyde) Cgl-I4 HCOH ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Physical Organic Chemistry, , 6 Volume Set (2017)

by Zerong Wang

Under these conditions, it appears that the rqs is the cyclization of the intermediate peracid derivative to a cyclic peroxide intermediate (Scheme 13, step 3), a transformation that should be independent of [H2O2]. However, the maximum rise ...

Google previewCommon Sense Dictionary for First Responders (2006)

by Frank L. Fire

peracid. An acid containing the peroxy (-O- O-) group. Examples are peracetic acid, perchromic acid, and persulfuric acid. percent saturation. The amount of ...

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Peracid Meaning

Video shows what peracid means. Any acid that contains a peroxy group - e.g. peracetic acid. The oxyacid of a particular element that has the largest number of ...

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