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chloroacetic anhydride[¦klȯr·ə¦sēd·ik an′hī‚drīd]
C4H4Cl2O3 Crystals with a melting point of 46°C; soluble in chloroform and ether; used in the preparation of cellulose chloracetates and in the N-acetylation of amino acids in alkaline solution.
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These results were found using chloroacetic anhydride
and following the fate of the chlorine by energy-dispersive x-ray analysis.