benzyl bromide

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benzyl bromide

[′ben·zəl ′brō‚mīd]
(organic chemistry)
C6H5CH2Br A toxic, irritating, corrosive clear liquid with a boiling point of 198-199°C; acts as a lacrimator; soluble in alcohol, benzene, and ether; used to make foaming and frothing agents.
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