Hundsdieke reaction

Hundsdieke reaction

[′hənz‚dēk·ə rē‚ak·shən]
(organic chemistry)
Production of an alkyl halide by boiling a silver carboxylate with an equivalent weight of bromine in carbon tetrachloride.
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