N-chlorosuccinimide


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N-chlorosuccinimide

[¦en ‚klȯr·ō·sək′sin·ə‚mīd]
(organic chemistry)
C4H4ClNO2 Orthorhombic crystals with the smell of chlorine; melting point is 150-151°C; soluble in water, benzene, and alcohol; used as a chlorinating agent.