acyl halide(redirected from Acyl halides)
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(Elements & Compounds) any derivative of carboxylic acid in which the hydroxyl group has been replaced by a halogen atom. Also called: acid halide
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|Noun||1.||acyl halide - organic compounds containing the group -COX where X is a halogen atom|
organic compound - any compound of carbon and another element or a radical
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