Meaning of ACID ANHYDRIDE in English
- ACID ANHYDRIDE
Compare with acid .Nonmetallic oxides or organic compounds that react with water to form acids . For example, SO 2 , CO 2 , P 2 O 5 , and SO 3 are the acid anhydrides of sulfurous, carbonic, phosphoric, and sulfuric acids, respectively. Acetic anhydride (CH 3 CO) 2 O) reacts with water to form acetic acid.
General chemistry English glossary. Английский глоссарий общей химии. 2012