urea peroxide


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urea peroxide

[yu̇′rē·ə pə′räk‚sīd]
(organic chemistry)
CO(NH2)2·H2O2 An unstable, fire-hazardous white powder; soluble in water, alcohol, and ethylene glycol; decomposes at 75-85°C or by moisture; used as a source of water-free hydrogen peroxide, as a disinfectant, in cosmetics and pharmaceuticals, and for bleaching.